by John Aziz
Student debt levels continue to soar. In 2012 they hit $1 trillion for the first time ever.
But college education isn’t reaping the rewards it once did.
About 1.5 million, or 53.6 percent, of bachelor’s degree-holders under the age of 25 last year were jobless or underemployed, the highest share in at least 11 years.
And real wages have fallen for recent college graduates — although this has been part of a broader trend of falling real wages in the general population: