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-- a whole new crop of students -- -- -- graduate college but our college degrees and hopeful outlooks enough to guarantee jobs in this economy.
If -- -- graduates in the last few years the answer is no.
Griff Jenkins spoke with several recent grads to find out why.
-- -- -- -- The year now.
I'm trying to go every -- every job -- that I can feel like I just basically went to school for nothing.
Once upon a time Greta -- college degree meant financial security.
But in today's economy in dismal job market those days are long gone.
According to the latest numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics more than 14% of recent college grads.
Are having trouble landing a job.
And some of them -- -- to -- back here and with mom and dad they're called boomerang kids in Tonya go TA who is here in northern New Jersey is one of them.
The best thing is that there's no place -- -- No matter how much you can mess up and how much you can fight at -- start.
Do anything but it's a -- -- is no average college student she graduated in December of 2011.
From united states military academy at West Point.
But due to injury sustained in a car accident her military career ended upon graduation.
Unlike her fellow classmates who headed for active duty she began to look for work.
If -- Monty before it had to recently started my career -- until now her presently.
So about almost two years I was on the computers probably.
Shining moment of the day.
Just hours long but -- -- -- it I would be going through different web -- also networking.
But character academy graduates at different -- opportunities.
-- -- -- -- -- -- It's.
Michelle my skill -- also prove myself through introduced -- -- but.
I mean this is really hard -- to kind of top right now.
Of course moving back kin means it affects disappearance to just ask mom if it's just an adjustment to have a back home after being in college before he is the -- she came back home we -- happy for a couple of days but she was gonna stay.
And then it's like it's been over it.
More than a year -- and I have going to tell you this is still home it's unfortunate that she can't.
There's nothing out -- right now we'll that the fire hopefully I'm hoping that she will find something very you know very soon to.
Even Morgan graduated from college in 2009.
But enlisted in the army and served his nation probably with the tour in Afghanistan.
He was honorably discharged this past January and he's finding it virtually impossible now.
To find a job probably resonates.
And you sit down it's got to be there.
And you haven't been hired yet we also know what.
It is usually -- well.
He usually like me.
I was get a second third call back and that from there.
It's it's slows down play looking for a job where you say I -- my parents.
Back in with your parents yes -- -- it's very sound.
So I served and I've been out since college.
You gotta watch your step you know -- some else's house than you know you're of age -- you should be able to stand point home because the economy really can't.
So it is challenging those ask themselves.
Kevin Knight moved to Washington DC after graduating from Hillsdale College two years ago with a degree in politics.
While working on his masters at night he's had seven internships -- center in more than 200 applications.
Now the real pressures on form to find a job.
If I don't have a job by the end of July I'll definitely have to move back to Michigan.
Hopefully with my experience in Washington and don't make me a little bit more of -- high end prospect in Lansing -- difficulties.
It's not fun at all.
Yet youth unemployment is -- Shanghai and I thought that under -- findings ridiculously high it's tough.
You need to be able to network meet the right people it's not just what you know it is really who you know.
But for some there's a bit of good news I guess we've seen -- job offer.
Thank you Greg -- -- -- time yes let's hope many more graduates get that good news as well.
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