Dropouts And Graduates: Is College Worth It?

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  • Elijah 314
    Elijah 314 Day ago

    Depends on the degree you go to get some are useless and others are useful. If you have a talent go with that if it can make you money, but dont go by force cause you'll end up dropping out anyway with nothing to show for it

    • Brandon Star
      Brandon Star Day ago

      Idk what I want to become in life I went to college because I’m afraid of being judged by everyone because I am a average intelligent special ed student with no type of talent

  • Israel Estrada
    Israel Estrada Day ago

    Out of any tattoo she got a the bottom view of a chair

  • Sarah Floria
    Sarah Floria Day ago

    I have my bachelor's degree and I think it is useless

  • Ruben Hernandez
    Ruben Hernandez Day ago

    A bachelors degree is the biggest scam

  • Matthew Hetrick
    Matthew Hetrick Day ago

    They music dude sounds so high

  • Hi,ImRachel
    Hi,ImRachel 2 days ago

    If college was free more under achieved that actually want to help eachother would be able learn more

  • Benjamin Reneau
    Benjamin Reneau 2 days ago

    Did anyone notice that girl literally has a tattoo of nothing but a wooden chair on her arm.

  • Captain Waffles
    Captain Waffles 2 days ago

    Who ever edited this was high af haah

  • Druffinieren
    Druffinieren 2 days ago

    Luckily in Germany College is free and If you wanna Go to study the country pay mostly your University bill.

  • frankpesca
    frankpesca 2 days ago

    Theres not such thing as free benefits the only way for the goberment to give you free staff is by first taking from other americans in the form of taxes you end up paying it with less jobs and less bills in your pocket

  • Jesusjuice32
    Jesusjuice32 3 days ago

    We have socialists and dumbasses who think everyone having a masters wont bring the value down of a masters degree lol. Too much of something makes its value go down.

  • Mabelina Durán
    Mabelina Durán 3 days ago

    Theyre so smart and easily explain their thoughts.
    This USclip channel is sooooooo good♡

  • kennethh_c
    kennethh_c 4 days ago

    Anyone can make a good living without a college degree. My story is...I did 10 years in the Navy, gained experience, got out after 10 years, and did full-time cybersecurity. I didn't like the idea of going to college since I was already collecting a decent paycheck, but the VA pays veterans to go to school for 36 months and pays tuition. So why not? Now I'm working part-time cybersecurity, getting paid by the VA to go to school for free, and going to college. I don't think college degrees are overrated, but they definitely are not the end-all be-all for success like some people think.

  • Koogan H
    Koogan H 4 days ago

    Hate to break it to you but ... Architecture is a degree lol... contractors tend to go to some form of school.

  • Orange Man Bad
    Orange Man Bad 4 days ago

    4:06 "In my college experience the higher I got, the less people that look like me that I saw so, the more people that look like me in college would make me so happy."
    Sounds racist to me but ok.

  • Charlotte Katakuri
    Charlotte Katakuri 5 days ago

    I smell an insanely amount of thots in the comment section, my thot senses are tingling. I need my LIGHT SABER. BEGONNE THOOT

  • Nick TheSaved
    Nick TheSaved 5 days ago

    Is there a word for education that doesn't mean school/college? Like maybe intelligent? Or experienced, knowledgeable, savvy, or something?
    Or maybe education is the right word for "learning," but when people use it they really mean a "formal education"? I'm think the 2nd I said ^

  • Thomas Chaffin
    Thomas Chaffin 5 days ago

    Being educated is the key to being successful does it mean you have to get a college degree it just means that you need to know what you're doing with the job you were doing

  • TrueRay
    TrueRay 5 days ago

    3 classes before dropping out?! Bruh should have just finished it to just finish it.

  • Th1zDwK
    Th1zDwK 6 days ago

    Sigh... 3 semesters left, leaves college for a calling. Still doesn't know what to do with himself. If that was my kid, I'd be livid as a parent for waste on so many levels.

  • Ini Ubaha
    Ini Ubaha 6 days ago

    You cannot get a degree by luck sir! but you wouldn't know. Don't minimize others hard work because you are bitter or whatever.

  • S0 Friday
    S0 Friday 6 days ago

    Wholesome

  • Marco Chan
    Marco Chan 6 days ago

    Everyone's opinion resonated with me. They all had a different questions and answers, but stayed on topic. Its not a bad thing to discuss because we get introduced into different view points of a subject. Very well produced video!

  • MrDZO5
    MrDZO5 6 days ago +2

    well, in denmark we dont pay to get in college, the students actually get paid to go in college

  • Gerald Hansen
    Gerald Hansen 7 days ago

    For the statement, education is the key to success, can we elaborate on it more. If it is gaining education on the passion or job you want then it is a key factor, but what about useless courses you don’t need to have even though colleges force you to take them.For example if I am pursuing a career in journalism or acting that means I don’t need education in math like geometry. I may be interpreting the statement incorrectly but in my eyes it seems to me that education is a key to success depending on if what you are studying is helping you with what you want to do in life.

  • Chungus The Moist
    Chungus The Moist 7 days ago

    I like the Asian guys outfit

  • KVSINO
    KVSINO 8 days ago

    sooo no one notices shorty got a CHAIR tattoo splat on her arm........ *blueface voice* yaa aiight

  • Asurakun1
    Asurakun1 8 days ago

    It really depends if college is right for you. Some degrees like psych, computer science, nurse, engineering a whole lot of technical stuff then yeah. it's better to get through a college so you can speed through the learning process. Really, the whole concept of (Go to school -> go to college -> get a degree) isn't a guarantee of getting your dream job. I wouldn't be surprised if someone working in McDonald's has a masters of anything. There's problems with money, a whole lot of debt, people say it's a great investment but to some people like me. it isn't. especially if you're not even guarantee to find the job you're looking for. It strikes up a whole lot of uncertainty and that turns into an equal amount of fear.

  • indigo la end DTRWHo

    That was so fast

  • Sa Sa
    Sa Sa 8 days ago

    for STEM careers uni/college is necessary

  • LaudandaFriar
    LaudandaFriar 8 days ago

    Should have been about high school dropouts/graduates

  • Owethu Bhengu
    Owethu Bhengu 8 days ago

    Rhe Asian is Lance from Power Rangers

  • JACOBY4DG
    JACOBY4DG 9 days ago

    Free college = Bernie = Socialism that’s a horrible idea as much as it would help everyone

  • Maycie Freeman
    Maycie Freeman 9 days ago

    To me success means to be doing what you love and being able to pay your bills! I don’t think education is necessary for success always. What you want to do in life and be successful in just doesn’t require an education sometimes.

  • Chris P
    Chris P 10 days ago

    Any chance Peter Adrian Sudarso reminds other people of Tom Holland?

  • realjustin
    realjustin 10 days ago

    Graduate was logical enough to go to college but got a chair tattooed on her arm

  • Lux
    Lux 10 days ago

    I'm sorry but the girl with the chair tattoo why honestly a giant chair on your arm?

  • Lilllyyy Kook
    Lilllyyy Kook 10 days ago

    This group was so kind

  • hecc mcgee
    hecc mcgee 10 days ago

    Yea sorry crippling debt isn't worth unless you have a super specific thing you wanna do and you're very passionate about it so passionate you're willing to shake your whole financial future

  • Cadag Henneryrose
    Cadag Henneryrose 10 days ago

    This guy wearing a cap is an architect student and me as well (my 1st year) . I also agree with him. I Have my future plans already which is different from my course and i believe i can achieve it. I don't think i feel becoming an architect. I want to pursue my dream

  • Trinity V
    Trinity V 11 days ago

    I think instead of telling people oh become a blah blah blah because of money. It should be viewed as how can you help society improve?
    I was homeschooled and this is how my parents introduced jobs. I’ve worked at sooo many diverse places and I’m so grateful for that experience. To the world am I worthy because of my income? I don’t care but I can offer medical assistance down to cleaning toilets and I’m happy 😊 oh and help stock market advice and bag groceries.

  • Tip Aly
    Tip Aly 12 days ago

    I don’t think college would become useless if everyone were to attend and graduated. But I do believe it becomes another step in the education system that we should provide at a basic/entry level. Once you want to go into a specialized area, then you pay for it. My issue is that education on all levels does not prepare us for transitioning into adult life or work life. We are flung into this big pile of knowledge, soak up what sticks, and then walk away with all of it trying to apply it to an6 given situation. 🤷‍♀️

  • mariana bernal
    mariana bernal 13 days ago

    Damn, that asian guy’s cute, and the white skinned dropout’s cheekbones were sick

  • Lamp
    Lamp 13 days ago

    "Woman empowerment coach"
    She doesn't want good pay

  • Caoimhe Connick
    Caoimhe Connick 13 days ago

    I don't think a degree is all that necessary (depends what it is e.g a doctor). I didn't drop out of college I failed too many exams to continue on, but now people I went to college with have a degree and a job that's low paying and nothing to do with their degree and I started small in a company but worked my way up into a position I would have got if I had continued on in college. I would value a hard work ethic over a degree anyway.

  • evidence smith
    evidence smith 13 days ago

    He did 4 years and only had 3 classes left and dropped out!!!!

  • apex XD
    apex XD 15 days ago

    the real question is *why* *does* *the* *american* *education* *system* *suck*

  • zsteele11
    zsteele11 15 days ago

    Education doesn't mean anything if you can't afford your life.

  • nlytend1
    nlytend1 15 days ago

    If your career goals require a college education then go for it, if it doesn't don't waste your money unless you simply enjoy getting a formal education

  • Truthfears Guilty
    Truthfears Guilty 16 days ago

    college education should be covered by the government.

  • Mo Amin
    Mo Amin 17 days ago

    Education is key to success but, I’m an electrician and a dropout. Crazy huh

  • Vxzan !
    Vxzan ! 17 days ago

    Lmfao I dropped out freshman year now I’m a barber and I’m close to opening another shop with my cousin

  • sandyleoquirk
    sandyleoquirk 17 days ago +4

    Where can I find myself a Peter 🤭

  • average life
    average life 17 days ago

    The white guy from the dropout side is such a stereotype

  • trover wasp36
    trover wasp36 17 days ago

    Omg Peter is the blue ranger from power rangers ninja steel

  • trover wasp36
    trover wasp36 17 days ago

    Peter's such a chilled dude...i like him

  • Ayesha Qureshi
    Ayesha Qureshi 17 days ago

    2:41 i wish i saw who was speaking... need a better camera man or editor... or maybe it was just a slip up accidentally

  • ShadeandShadow4ever
    ShadeandShadow4ever 18 days ago

    I'm glad that I'm young. Recently I'm seeing at the community college that everyone is like me. Trying to figure it out.

  • Amnah Al-towai
    Amnah Al-towai 18 days ago

    The Asian guy 💗
    Want him for scientific research

  • Diana Herrera
    Diana Herrera 18 days ago

    The most positive middle ground episode 🧡 I related to both

  • grant master
    grant master 18 days ago

    Free loaders.

  • Rachel Green
    Rachel Green 18 days ago

    The Asian man is hella cute

  • Marián Manríquez
    Marián Manríquez 18 days ago

    America has the most capitalist line of thought I have ever seen.
    Thinking college is just for getting a job is so sad. College gives you knowledge, and yeah, of course you can read and learn on your own but college lets you know people who you can debate with, talk and form a critical thinking. College is much more than just a step before job.

  • Ratoftheswamp
    Ratoftheswamp 19 days ago +1

    Okay but they are all super attractive.

  • Ashley Donovan
    Ashley Donovan 19 days ago

    Little do they know you have to go to school and have an ASE to he a mechanic

  • DorienWKS // WildKAT
    DorienWKS // WildKAT 19 days ago

    College is overrated

  • Drink Me
    Drink Me 19 days ago

    You don’t need a degree to succeed in life!

  • Emmanuel Lopez
    Emmanuel Lopez 19 days ago

    College is only worth it when you choose a major that makes money. A perfect example is nursing. In California the average annual income is around 70000 dollars and you can start working with just a associate's degree. The total cost of the program (for a community college) including books and equipment is a little over 6000 dollars.

  • JamesOfTheJungle
    JamesOfTheJungle 19 days ago

    Bruh is that the blue ninja Steele ranger

  • sub to pewdiepie
    sub to pewdiepie 19 days ago

    finish college make less money the soem1 the haves no college degree sucks

  • sub to pewdiepie
    sub to pewdiepie 19 days ago

    5:05 he said the you know what u wanna do not if your not sure

  • nicholas dean
    nicholas dean 19 days ago

    Ya it is the next step then after college the next step is get 10s of thousands in debt and forced to settle and find a job for the rest of your life 1:40

  • Shy Ane
    Shy Ane 20 days ago

    Do Bloods v Crips

  • Courtney Cullison
    Courtney Cullison 20 days ago

    I dropped out when my son was stillborn. I got pregnant again about 6 months after and I decided to be a stay at home mom. I can always go back to school, my kids will only be little for so long

  • tj momo
    tj momo 20 days ago

    😂😂😂😂😂 Every other comment is about how the Asian guy is hot. He is not a piece of meat ladies. 😂😂😂😂😂

  • Doggo
    Doggo 20 days ago

    College is just a waste of money that you’ll never get back

  • Cynthia
    Cynthia 20 days ago +2

    I don't know if i'm the only one who thinks this, but the guy in the brownish cap/pins on his lanyard is pretty darn cute!!

  • Kaylee Mullen
    Kaylee Mullen 20 days ago

    That Asian dude is fine asf

  • Sydney Lewis
    Sydney Lewis 20 days ago

    The two people with the big mouths are the 2 people who dont kno what to do with their life

  • Tsnamii
    Tsnamii 20 days ago

    I honestly agreed with all of their opinions. I love how they all genuinely valued and respected eachothers outlooks and legitimately found a middle ground . (pun intended)

  • lai lai
    lai lai 20 days ago

    they should have included a girl in the dropouts

  • unique robinson
    unique robinson 20 days ago

    Can we also talk trades vs college. I became a class a truck driver and i didn't know i even had the option from my own parents or even the school system. They only press for college In school but shame trades when you cam make just as much and get life skills

  • liberate my mind.
    liberate my mind. 20 days ago +1

    That room included some of the most peaceful people I've seen in one of these series.

  • no one
    no one 21 day ago

    All of the dropouts are really attractive tbh

  • Sky Scott Marie
    Sky Scott Marie 21 day ago

    These are some beautiful people

  • Cynthia Cardozo
    Cynthia Cardozo 21 day ago

    If it was free they would probably raise the requirement so only people who really want to go, go.

  • Mage MLegends
    Mage MLegends 21 day ago

    I watched all the episodes of middle ground and by far this is the calmest and decent group of peps!

  • Mage MLegends
    Mage MLegends 21 day ago

    That guy in white cap is FINE AF

  • Doni Anthony
    Doni Anthony 21 day ago

    Id rather higher somebody with a lot of internship and job experience than someone with a degree with no work or life experience

  • Kristena Sessoms
    Kristena Sessoms 21 day ago

    College was a good experience for me took me forever to finish but I'm glad I got to go. In all honesty I wanted to stop going because it got hard but I made it. My only thing is that I haven't found a job to pay all the debt, and I'm trying to still figure out what am I going to do with my life. Is college worth it? That's a good question that I do not know the answer to. I'm happy I got to go, but having a degree is not going to make people hire you at all. Some people make it seem like the key to success is to get that degree but its really up to you. A lot of employers want all these years of experience and it kinda sucks. I know that if someone hires me that I can do the job and that I would be able to manage, but they are worried about whether or not you have enough experience. I thought that's what training was for, but anyways love this topic.

  • ki teresa
    ki teresa 22 days ago

    I’ve never been able to concentrate and was never motivated so my grades have always been awful I wish I was smarter it’s bad but I’ve never really revised at all

  • Kim Namjin
    Kim Namjin 22 days ago

    dude in white cap can get it like right now

  • DannyDaDuffyDucking Daffer

    If you really wanna get a job that requires it and will pay you back for sure do it
    If you dont want a job that needs it dont go unless it's like a boost
    If you can...probably just work around it

  • Lady Diana
    Lady Diana 22 days ago

    How come all the dropouts looks so hot😍

  • what even
    what even 23 days ago

    peter is so cute

  • 1000 IQ
    1000 IQ 23 days ago

    Do we really need this conversation?

  • jmsolano0516
    jmsolano0516 23 days ago

    Dude had only three classes left before graduating and dropped out. Wasted four years of your life and lost you back up plan. But hey, at least you get to pay for the degree you dont have.

  • Stel La
    Stel La 23 days ago

    The black guy made a very good statement with the worth of the college degree, if everybody went! At least in my country, we're lacking people who are educated in practical skills, because too many people believe that college is a must for success. By now labour workers are able to find better paid jobs than some graduates

  • firenine1345
    firenine1345 23 days ago

    But then we die soo hajhaa

  • Joseph Montgomery
    Joseph Montgomery 24 days ago

    Nobody really argued in this one like they did in the other ones