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Do college grades really matter?

I put a lot of stress on myself in high school to get all a's so I could get into good colleges. But does your gpa really matter as much at the university level or is it just a matter of passing and getting a degree? Will jobs, when hiring most always take the candidate with better college credentials?

Asked By: Ball_til_ya_fall - 6/14/2011
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This is a very good question... More
Answered By: EducationHelp - 6/14/2011
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It depends on the employer. Most employers don't care what your grades were, so long as you got the degree, but some employers care very much, and won't hire you unless your GPA was above a certain level... More
Answered By: RoaringMice - 6/14/2011
 
Depends on the employer. But, keep in mind that grades can be viewed as an indication of how hard you are willing to work, as well as how well you have understood what you have studied. Employers would not be inclined to hire someone who has indicated that they are lazy or disinterested in their job of getting a good... More
Answered By: MomSezNo - 6/14/2011
 
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