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Posted April 23, 2013 by

Vocational Education can Reduce College Dropout Rate

In order to achieve professional goals in 2013, most people will need to get a quality college education.  Unfortunately, according to the following post, too many students in the United States are not finishing school.  However, vocational learning may be able to change this outcome.

Every school day, 7000 kids drop out of school. Not graduating from high school costs the students and our economy as a whole. The average annual income for a high school dropout in 2009 was $19,540, while a high school graduate made on average $27,380 per year. ~Info via Takepart.com Citing a very insightful study by Harvard.edu

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Vocational Education can Reduce College Dropout Rate [Infographic]