High School Dropout: 8.6%
High school graduates with no college: 5.3%
Associate’s degree or some college: 4.8%
Bachelor’s degree or higher: 2.5%
Approximately 44% of college graduates are unable to find a job in their chosen profession and take jobs in unrelated fields. (This is often referred to as underemployement.)
Many college students change majors three to five times- extending the four year degree to closer to six years.
The average college student graduates with about $29,000 of student loans.
The national ratio of counselors to students in schools is 471:1.
Career Coaching can help high school and college students prepare more efficiently for the college and career process than just letting them figure things out on their own. For more information on Career Coaching with Jennifer please click here.