Deepening Student Loans

It is not unusual in my program for students who can’t find jobs after finishing their degrees to come back for a Masters, thinking that extra credentials might make them more marketable.   I nod and smile and encourage them, all the while worrying that the American Dream of success through education is going to fail them.

I thought of them today: This new data on growing debt for graduate school is daunting.
New American grad debt

 

Yet what are their options, having done everything according to the book yet still unable to find their footing?

The full article is here.

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