Does college still pay?

Elfin, Mel
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/4/93, Vol. 115 Issue 13, p96
Suggests that while a college diploma remains a prerequisite credential for ascending the economic ladder, it no longer guarantees the good life. Recession-induced anxiety about job outlook; Shaky economic future faced by higher education; Financial belt tightening at many colleges; Examples of how parents, alumni and the public--those largely responsible for paying the bills--are no longer afraid to question the judgment of those who manage higher education.


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