Jill Biden and Eric Garcetti: Free Community College Benefits the NationSeptember 15, 2016 |
by Jill Biden and Eric Garcetti
A high school diploma is no longer enough to ensure that Americans have the skills they need to move into the good-paying careers they love. By the end of this decade, 65 percent of all job openings will require an education or skills training beyond what any student receives in high school. In fact, 11 of the 15 fastest-growing occupations will require a postsecondary education.