Considering College 2-Book Bundle

Dream Factories / What to Consider If You're Considering College
Original Publish Date: May 28, 2016
Product Number: EB00780307
Released: Nov 05, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781459736665
Publisher: Dundurn
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This two-book bundle is an essential handbook for any student or parent considering college. Learn why a degree is no longer a passport to success in today's job market. Includes: Dream Factories The “good jobs” of the past are almost gone. Today, many college graduates face unemployment while others face underemployment. Professors Ken Coates and Bill Morrison explore the death of the “good job,” and the role that colleges have played in the disconnect between career fantasies and realities. What to Consider If You're Considering College If you listen to the general chatter from parents, guidance counselors, and politicians, you would think that going to college is the only option that ensures future success. That's no longer true. This book is designed to help anyone under thirty make the best possible educational and career choices.

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