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Higher Ed in the News

College grads size up opportunities in tough economy

May 20, 2009

According to an Associated Press-mtvU poll, recent graduates are anxious about not only their job prospects and finances but also the pressures facing parents.

Nearly one in five polled students reported that at least one parent had lost a job in the past year.  Facing the worst economy their generation has known, many young people are looking for even a menial job, while others are taking refuge in graduate school.

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Read more in the Denver Post.