Fewer Idahoans Have College Degrees


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(IDAHO FALLS) – A new report from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that Idaho is falling behind neighboring states in the number of college graduates. Local News 8 reports that only 24 percent of Idahoans over the age of 25 have a degree beyond a high school diploma. Experts say that will weigh heavily with future employment when an estimated 60 percent of jobs will require a degree by 2018. 



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