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A Student Makes a Good Decision

One of the Pope Center’s current interns, Jason Jones, writes here about a decision he made in college — not to aim for law school. He had at one time planned on law school, believing that a legal career would be very lucrative, but later figured out that even if that would pay off financially, his heart wasn’t really in it.

Good choice, and not just because the assumption that a legal career is highly lucrative is mistaken.

George Leef — George Leef is the director of research for the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.

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