The Obama administration and the two-track system

2 pages | 540 words

This essay looks at the idea that everyone needs a college degree to succeed in today's economy. It argues that while a college education has many benefits, it is not necessary for all students. The essay looks at the Obama administration's focus on increasing access to higher education, and how this may be misguided. It also looks at the impact of the two-track job market on skilled blue-collar workers, and how the loss of manufacturing jobs has impacted economic development in the United States.