TITLE

Bachelor's degree: Has it lost its edge and its value?

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, Lee
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;6/17/2012, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The children of white middle-class, college-educated parents, Hugh Green and Turner Jenkins are just the kind of kids everyone would expect to be stepping out into the world one sunny June day, bachelor's degrees in hand. But they both veered from the traditional American educational route.
ACCESSION #
76603158

 

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