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College kids and college kids ready to put on their caps and -- But they may be met with more than just a diploma upon graduation as student debt and under employment.
Mean poor marks so are -- still benefits to getting a bachelor's -- right now is William Bennett.
The former US secretary of education -- host of bill Bennett's morning in America author of brand new book called.
Is college worth it right -- -- -- thank you coauthor with David Wilson -- sitting right over there and did a great job.
Don't -- is college worth it.
It all depends depends on who's going where they're going what they're studying whether they -- the end.
When -- a lot of people don't know -- of all the kids who start college for your college.
About half of them to graduate that they -- out first lining your book two thirds of people who go to four year colleges right -- -- high school should do something else you know.
I think given the evidence that's right.
For -- you have that large drop out number that's almost 50%.
And a lot of people go study things get out and they don't get jobs they had been -- jobs.
Obviously a lot of people who go should go continue to go you go to great schools should major in the right subject tried.
But people -- not looking at it and straightforward way -- just assuming it's the obvious thing to do.
Who knew for example.
That if you go to the Jefferson college's health in Virginia two year program when you graduate you make more money than if you go and you've received Virginia at Charlottesville.
For four years that's right.
Which is exactly it it is interest it was something else you talk about your book is a fact that a lot of what is -- in college.
Regarding humanities social sciences.
Is garbage well it's politically correct say at least in garbage to say something worse before it out or one of the things we do the book -- chart that ratio of self identified Democrats to win two Republicans.
27 to 2343.
You but it went to college it's 53 to zero right you know these wouldn't could tolerate any repulsed or the fact.
We don't know that about colleges and universities but we still think if kids get out and we pay into it should they get a job right good job.
It's all worth a lot of market -- that's exactly right and when you look at the numbers if it doesn't add up the way it used to.
There are a lot of families watcher right now their kids are either about to go to college they're thinking about college.
What's -- advice for them.
Well particularly the book I mean would love if people -- about it but that the point of the book is it's a nuanced approach to college we we talked about certain kinds colleges and universities make sense of the programs that make sense.
We -- colleges that are great values most colleges that are not so great -- There we have a number of scenarios in which we think people identify her that'll tell them whether they should make this -- -- -- Well listen I I told you I read it last night and I -- I would read it before I -- three kids to college because it is terrific.
By the way the book is called is college worth it.
You can also download our or go to foxnews.com you've got -- we -- on that topic yes we do right there right now.
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