How to choose a career-focused education
The current one-size-fits-all U.S. education system is failing to prepare millions of young adults for career success. That's the conclusion of a recently-published study by the Harvard University Graduate School of Education. Moreover, students themselves understand the importance of a career-focused college education and make it a high priority, according to a recent AP-Viacom poll.
How do students solve this problem and succeed in obtaining an education that is more career-focused? By taking matters into their own hands. Below, we've mapped out five possible paths to a career-focused college education. (Click to learn more about each path.)