The Financial Benefits of a College Degree [Infographic]

A college degree could mean more money and lower unemployment

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Getting a college degree is worth the time and money. There are many benefits to going the extra mile to pursue higher education.

For example, college degree holders will see an improvement in their ability to secure employment. College graduates have a 20-year average unemployment rate of 2.8% compared with about 9.3% for those without a degree. Furthermore, those with a degree enjoy higher salaries.

Check out this infographic posted by Bankrate.com.

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