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...expanding access and increasing success in postsecondary education for Arizonans 

Why College?


  • Earn More Money
  • Job Security
  • Interesting and Fun Work
  • Contribute to the Community
  • To Meet Interesting People from Around the World


Did You Know?

  • College graduates make an average of $1,000,000 more over their lifetime than high school graduates.

  • Approximately 80% of living wage jobs require at least an associate degree or technical certification.
  • College graduates live longer.
  • College graduates have a lower divorce rate.
  • Unemployment rates for college graduates is a fraction of the unemployment rate for high school dropouts/high school graduates.
  • College graduates are generally healthier.
  • Help yourself and your family by getting an education.







































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