From LEX - "The upfront and opportunity cost of a full-time programme at the top 100 schools is about $200,000...An MBA graduate would need to maintain a gross salary premium of $30,000 a year for 10 years just to recoup their investment."
Glad to see that I am not the only one who did made the switch in their 40s!
"They wanted to be more useful. Among the first was from someone who was ex-Bain (consultancy) and had spent 21 years in investment banking. He wrote: “I’d like to leave something better behind me than richer shareholders and richer partners.”"
Why America needs more college graduates ASAP
"....community colleges and regional universities that will educate the vast majority of these students have lost almost 20% of their state support since 2008."