Phi Beta Cons

The Right take on higher education.

Is Higher Ed the Next “Bubble”?


In this splendid essay at Minding the Campus, Prof. Donald Downs argues that it will be.

Fitting in perfectly with my “overselling” argument is the point that at college job fairs, many of the positions are for mundane management positions at Target and the like, leading people to wonder why they emptied their savings accounts so their children could end up with jobs that a high-school kid could learn to do.


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