Below is the basic view of jw towards education and in 30yrs theirs views really have not changed much- a tweak here and a tweak there, but after all is said and done You can still get a 4 yr degree from reading the AWAKE SMILE
1969 "In view of the short time left, a decision to pursue a career in this system of things is not only unwise but extremely dangerous .. Many young brothers and sisters were offered scholarship or employment that promised fine pay. However, they turned them down and put spiritual interests first." So by guiding their children away from the so-called 'higher' education of today, these parents spare their children exposure to an increasingly demoralizing atmosphere, and at the same time prepare them for life in a new system as well."
1969 "'What Influences Decisions in Your Life?' Many schools now have student counselors who encourage one to pursue higher education after high school, to pursue a career with a future in this system of things. Do not be influenced by them. Do not let them "brainwash" you with the Devil's propaganda to get ahead, to make something of yourself in this world. The world has very little time left! Any 'future' this world offers is no future!
THE above shows that while the avg jw mom and dad are telling the kids to Pioneer the NONjw parents KNOWS THE FACTS BELOW and is pushing thier child to continue thier education, once again the Food from the FDS has been proven to be POISON
NOW BELOW ARE THE REAL FACTS ON THE VALUE OF A COLLEGE DEGREE
What is a degree really worth?
On average, an individual with a bachelor's degree earns 35 percent more per year than a person with "some college," and 60 percent more than someone with just a high school diploma.
This trend continues with higher degrees--on average, a master's degree adds a salary bump of another 25 percent over a bachelor's degree. Some observers believe that the economic downturn has given the holder of an advanced degree an even stronger edge.
The step to a doctorate or professional degree can be a leap to even bigger numbers. A doctorate can bring $15,000 to $35,000 more than a master's degree in a related field. Six-figure salaries are commonplace among professional degree holders.
When talk turns to earning more in business, everyone thinks about obtaining a master of business administration (MBA) degree. It's routine for men and women with this advanced business degree to earn salaries well into the six figures.
Moving up the ladder Not only do people earn more with degrees in their field, the likelihood of receiving a promotion within six months of obtaining a career-related degree is very high in most sectors..
In technology, 80 percent of workers received a promotion within six months of getting their degree, according to one university.
In business, 68 percent of workers gain a promotion within six months of earning a career-related degree
In health care and nursing, nearly 55 percent of degree holders received promotions, with another 40 percent getting sought-after lateral moves into more rewarding positions
In education, a master's or doctorate in education can put your career on the fast track to coveted positions within your school or district, promotions to principal or other management-level education spots, and advancement to university-level positions.