Study confirms that college is pretty much a total waste of time


Many of the students graduated without knowing how to sift fact from opinion, make a clear written argument or objectively review conflicting reports of a situation or event, according to New York University sociologist Richard Arum, lead author of the study. The students, for example, couldn’t determine the cause of an increase in neighborhood crime or how best to respond without being swayed by emotional testimony and political spin…

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All universities are not the same. Some are a total joke and a waste of money, some are serious and make you think (e.g., University of Chicago – at least before Austan Goolsbee). All schools are not the same with in universities. Education, liberal arts, social science (except economics), cultural studies, etc. are a waste.

The real problem is that schools don’t advertise their placement rates. Engineering, for the most part, is difficult and leads to no jobs. Law school is the same. Art?

I was at a restaurant where our server was a 22 year old music major from a private university. I asked “What are you going to do with a music degree?” She said “Get married.” There are no jobs for music majors.

Plus employers get all giggly when they see you have a degree.