Degrees of Opportunity

Monday, October 23, 2017

The American Enterprise Institute published the report, Degrees of Opportunity: Lessons Learned from State-Level Data on Postsecondary Earnings Outcomes." The report's authors used earnings data to look at wage outcomes for four and two-year degrees, and also apprenticeship and certificate programs. The researchers discovered that some of the shorter term programs also offered viable paths toward middle class wages.