Manage episode 332180466 series 3083772
Reported by Higher Ed Dive, a new report by the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce reminds us that while elder millennials didn’t reach economic self-sufficiency on average until their early 30s, this is a full half decade later than it took elder boomers to reach that place. However, in their 30s, millennials pulled ahead of the boomers as well. And perhaps this is the most critical issue in our pursuit for clarifying higher education’s value. Perhaps it simply doesn’t happen fast enough post-graduation.