US Census

One Quarter of Americans Have an Industry Credential–and They Earn More Money

0 January 29, 2014  featured, Studies

According to the first federal survey¬†report ever released on non-degree credentials,¬†25% of working Americans hold an “alternative” post-secondary credential (professional certifications, licenses and educational certificates). While alternative credentials were more common among adults who held an associate’s degree or higher, more than 11 million adults with a high school degree or less held a professional […]