Monday, July 2, 2012
This post from U.S. News gives six reasons why graduate school pays off in the long run.
“[W]ith a national jobs forecast that remains weak and the cost of higher education continuing to grow faster than the rate of inflation, why would someone want to consider the academic, personal, and financial rigors of graduate school? Here are a few reasons why grad school—today and in the future—makes a difference in your career and your earning potential: “
- Personal growth
- Greater employment opportunities
- Greater career advancement
- Financial reward
- Sense of accomplishment
- Greater recognition and credibility.
I’ll bet U.S. News will continue to rank the graduate schools for us too!
Hat tip Law Student Ally (@LawStudentAlly)