Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Community College Grads Out-Earn Bachelor's Degree Holders

  @CNNMoney February 26, 2013: 6:23 AM ET

Berevan Omer graduated on a Friday in February with an associate's degree from Nashville State Community College and started work the following Monday as a computer-networking engineer at a local television station, making about $50,000 a year.  That's 15% higher than the average starting salary for graduates -- not only from community colleges, but for bachelor's degree holders from four-year universities.