Study shows some tech schools get graduates better salaries than - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Study shows some tech schools get graduates better salaries than universities


Eau Claire (WQOW)- Spending your hard-earned money on a four-year college education might not make as much sense as you think says a new report; especially when there are better options out there for you.

The report released by studied and compiled what four-year-degree graduates make their first year out of school compared to graduates with two-year-degrees.  It found that in some cases, like Texas, students with two-year tech degrees earned on average, $11,000 a year more than students with their Bachelor Degrees.  There is a catch though.  According to the report students with four-year degrees have a higher earnings potential in their lifetimes compared to students with tech degrees.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact Director of Station Operations Lisa Patrow at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at