Education Pays 2006

Education Pays 2006

Education Pays 2006 (12 pages, PDF), the second update of the 2004 College Board report Education Pays: The Benefits of Higher Education for Individuals and Society, examines how an educated population strengthens the nation. The report documents higher levels of voting, volunteering, and other positive civic behaviors, as well as improved health outcomes, among college graduates over the past two years, and reaffirms the conclusion that investing in higher education pays off in terms of both a stronger economy and improved quality of life for everyone.