Education is still regarded as the path to a future career, but the means through which education is being attained is changing according to the 'Self Learning: the New Masters Degree?' infographic. With the rising cost of university and the expanding student debt in the United States, among other nations, the conventional idea of a university degree is in question.
Ranked below work ethic and team skills, college education only holds a 42 percent approval rating as a top priority for young people. Further, a great number of people actually feel that their college education and, thereby, debt has actually held them back from buying a home, getting the career they want, etc.
With university drop-outs like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates paving the way, students across America are re-assessing their opportunities.