33% of Idahoans are college graduates, 46% of Idahoans have some college experience.
Learning can happen outside of the classroom, and being dedicated to a lifetime of learning does not depend on a degree. However, data shows that more education equals more lifetime wages and earnings for most people. In Idaho, we rank 50th in average weekly wage and have a high percentage of minimum wage jobs. Is this because we have a minority of college-educated Idahoans?
What will be the economic future of the majority of individuals in the state who stop after high school?
Tableau Public: Idaho High School Feeback Reports