Search SEARCH

Is it worth it to go to college these days?

I've been wanting to go to college and finish my degree in computer networking but with the trouble the economy is in is it worth it? I have a good paying job as a graphics designer right now it pays about $26,000.00 a year which I think is pretty good for a 22 year old! I just hear all these stories about people who have degrees not being able to find jobs regardless!

Asked By: phenox65 - 12/8/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
That depends. In your case, yes! Computer Networking professionals are in demand. Going back to school to learn a trade is always worth it. On the other hand, going back to school to major in an area like sociology or philosophy is not always the best choice, especially in this economy. Majors such as this dish out... More
Answered By: JE - 12/8/2008
Additional Answers (1)
You can't live off 26K, not if you want a family, so I'd go back to college. Find a cheap one (like a small state university) so the costs aren't too much.
Answered By: Tahuti Reincarnate - 12/8/2008
 
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
www.HomeJobs-Finder.info
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com
My Internet Job Paid Me $4,000 in 10 Days, See Proof
www.InternetJobs.com

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-305
eTrustLogo