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Here's the list of the current adult population's educational attainment. Where will the next gen fall on this list?

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  • Associate degree: 8.4%
  • Bachelor's degree: 18.3%
  • Doctoral degree: 1.3%
  • Eighth grade or less: 6.1%
  • High school diploma: 31.7%
  • Professional degree: 1.6%
  • Some college, no degree: 17%
  • Some high school, no diploma: 8.4%
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau.

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