Fact: In 2020, the education demand for jobs in Kansas will be –
- 11 percent Master’s degree or higher
- 25 percent Bachelor’s degree
- 35 percent Associate’s degree
- 29 percent high school diploma or less
(Source: Recovery: Job Growth and Requirements through 2020. Georgetown Public Policy Institute, Georgetown University)
Twenty-seven states and the District of Columbia will be at or above the 65 percent proportion of jobs (nationally) that will require postsecondary education beyond high school in 2020.