Consider this: The average recent college graduate earns $42,000 a year and is buried under more than $25,000 in debt, while the average entry-level police officer in a city bureau earns $49,500 a year with little to no upfront cost. And those in the high-tech manufacturing field easily make $50,000 annually to start, in some cases with free training from a vocational program in high school. How to start your career without a college degree.
We never use it as a single indicator and we don’t search blindly, but if we have other suspicions, we will look. Martha Blevins Allman, dean of admissions at Wake Forest University. You’ve heard of employers checking Facebook profiles — now college admissions offices do it, too.
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