According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
First Lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to visit Atlanta as part of her Reach Higher education initiative.
Women make up nearly half the American workforce, yet only 3 percent of engineers, 15 percent of math and computer workers, and 14 percent of scientists are women.
Tuition hikes, combined with the increased cost of general living, have left many college students more strapped for cash than ever before. As such, more and more are turning to a program that essentially offers students food stamps to help them afford the essentials.