Post-Secondary Education

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Associates Degree

You can earn this type of degree at Community or Junior colleges. This degree takes 2 years and 60 hours of course work. The average cost for this degree is $8,000. Two examples of jobs that require this degree is, an Advertising Sales agent and Air traffic controller.

Bachelors Degree

You can earn a Bachelors degree at 4 year colleges or universities. The amount of time required is 4 years and 120 hours of course work. $21,000 is the average cost to get the degree. Examples of jobs that require this degree are, Aerospace Engineer and Chemical Engineer.

Master's Degree

You earn this degree at public or private universities. This degree requires 2 years and 40-60 hours of course work. The average cost for a Master's degree is $24,000. Two jobs that require a Master's degree are, Health administrator and Mental health therapist.

Doctorate Degree

You earn this degree at a public or private university. A Doctorate degree requires 4+ years, 3 years for law, and 64 or more hours. The average cost for this degree is $25,000. Two jobs that require this degree are, Chief scientist and Professor.