Colleges & universities
College has given me the confidence I need to fail.
Higher Education in the United States
One of the fundamental parts of the engine that drives the success of the American society and economy is its higher education programs. Colleges and universities in the US form one of the largest export industries in the country: education.
At Prosperopedia.com, we know the importance of education for society and for each individual who is benefitted by learning, preparing for a career, and being a part of the post-secondary education system in the most prosperous country on earth.
You will find in this section of Prosperopedia.com stories, articles, and other information to help you navigate the college, university, and even trade school system. We hope you benefit from what we have to share here.
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Nearly two decades ago I visited my wife’s family in Texas to propose to her. The vetting process for her family involved finding out about my plans for college and career. I remember staying up until four o’clock in the morning debating with her grandpa...