Aug   2014



Infographic: The Cost of Not Finishing a College Degree


It may seem surprising, but there are some students who begin college and never go on to graduate, and they're doing themselves a grave disservice. A college education can increase your job opportunities and earning potential, not to mention the fact that you'll have the chance to meet fascinating friends and professors and learn more than you ever thought possible. To help drive home the importance of completing your degree, Franklin University put together this thought-provoking infographic that puts into perspective the perils of failing to graduate.

The Cost of Not Finishing Your College Degree>

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