Bob King http://wfpl.org en Report: Rising Tuition Costs Aside, Higher Education Still Worthwhile http://wfpl.org/post/report-rising-tuition-costs-aside-higher-education-still-worthwhile <p>Despite rising tuition costs, higher education is still worthwhile because college-degree holders have higher incomes and better opportunities for employment, according to a report released Friday by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Employers are increasingly requiring bachelor’s degrees as part of their hiring processes, the report said. In the next eight years, the report says, more than half of Kentucky jobs will require some sort of higher education.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 18:30:23 +0000 Kenny Colston 3611 at http://wfpl.org Report: Rising Tuition Costs Aside, Higher Education Still Worthwhile