Kentucky Adults - Stay with it - Getting your GED leads to a more successful future
IT'S WORTH IT!
On average, high school graduates earn $9,620 more per year than dropouts. Potential increased earnings for 2015-16 Kentucky GED® graduates alone will be nearly $1 billion over a 30-year career. Here are few more good reasons why you should stay with it:
High school dropouts are four times more likely to be unemployed.
On average, high school graduates earn $175 more per week than dropouts.
Earning your GED will most likely determine how well you live for the rest of your life.
The big lesson here?
You’ve got a lot to lose by giving up, and everything to gain by being focused.