Going to college enriches more than your mind. It enriches your chances of getting a job and the salary you are likely to earn. .
Unemployment is much higher for people whose highest educational attainment is a high school diploma (8.3%) as compared with people who completed a bachelor's degree (4.9%). The majority of employment growth last year involved people with at least a bachelor's degreehttp://www.bls.gov/emp/ep_chart_001.htm.
People with a bachelor's degree are also likely to earn significantly more than a person with only a high school diploma.