Beware these ‘truisms’ about higher education

Consider three common truisms about higher education:

  • College costs are skyrocketing.
  • People don’t need education to get good jobs.
  • Americans are turning their backs on higher education.

As a thought experiment, imagine these are correct; widely held beliefs typically include at least a grain of truth, after all. But then imagine a room filled with top business executives. In fact, imagine any group of well-off people and consider: What do they want for their children?

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