Steps 10 Through 14
College is completely unnecessary if you are really smart and driven . . . I think the evidence speaks for itself when you look at great companies that are being created, how many of those people actually finished college.
Founder of PayPal, Tesla, SpaceX
• Many high-skill careers, including some that pay very high salaries, do not require college degrees.
• There are a growing number of ways of preparing for a high-value career, other than a four-year degree. Community colleges can directly prepare you for many careers or provide a low-cost entry into a four-year education.
• Apprenticeship, although underutilized in the United States, can ...