No College Necessary
Is Gen Z choosing work over school? College enrollment has dropped by 190,000 fewer students since 2021, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. And it seems the declining trend could continue in coming years, thanks to the pandemic, the economy, and student debt risk. The financial news and information site Tradingpedia analyzed data from Indeed.com and the Bureau of Labor Statistics to determine which jobs will be in high demand for high school students graduating this year, including some that don't require a completed degree. Some may surprise you.