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What is the Value of a College Degree?


The following Guest Opinion appeared in the Deseret News on September 15, 2019. Today the value of a bachelor’s degree is openly debated nationally given strong employment, the rising cost of a college education and other workforce training options. Yet, the research is clear: A four-year degree offers exceptional value, both personally and to society […]

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Achieving the American dream: University of Utah to lead state-wide project aimed at strengthening middle class

U selected by Schmidt Futures to participate in ideas challenge initiative. President Ruth V. Watkins announced Tuesday the University of Utah has been selected by Schmidt Futures to solicit and develop ideas for ensuring a vibrant middle class in America. The university, along with other Alliance partners, will seek policy and technology ideas from individuals […]

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