Bad economy spurs college applications

Bad economy spurs college applications

There are 2 comments on the Asheville Citizen-Times story from Mar 5, 2009, titled Bad economy spurs college applications. In it, Asheville Citizen-Times reports that:

Josh Boatwright * [email protected] * published March 6, 2009 12:15 am CULLOWHEE Some universities and private colleges in Western North Carolina have seen a spike in applications for the fall 2009 ...

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hikerusa

Hendersonville, NC

#1 Mar 6, 2009
A 'trade school'education is greatly in demand over a 4 year college degree. A 4 year degree means little in todays and tomorrows economy.
Thommo

Asheville, NC

#2 Mar 6, 2009
Depends on what sort of life you want for yourself, really. You can be trained to a do a specific thing, or you can be educated to have the capacity to do lots of different things and maybe have a well-equipped inner life as well. Your choice.

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