Educational Attainment in the U.S.
How many people graduate college in the U.S.
It's a common point of discussion that college degrees are becoming more and more expected in the United States. But how many people actually have degrees? According to the Census Bureau:
|High School graduate||27.8%|
|Doctoral or Professional degree||3.2%|
This means that nearly half of U.S. adults have achieved some sort of college degree, and well over half have attended some amount of college.
|Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Pupil-Teacher Ratios, 1955?2012||School Enrollment and Educational Attainment||Educational Attainment by Race and Hispanic Origin, 1940?2012|