Are There Decent Colleges Left?

All the talk of degree worthlessness and the moral degradation of college has left me rather depressed. I cling to the seemingly old-fashioned belief that college is a place of intellectual growth, and what I hear makes me believe that my expectations reflect the exception, rather than the rule. As someone about to enter the college application process, I have a lot to think about.

First and foremost, I want a degree in something useful, satisfying, and fairly well-paying (though not necessari…

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