Concerns of U.S. adults considering going back to school 2013

Reasons for concern given by U.S. adults considering going back to school in 2013

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 30, 2013
Concerns of U.S. adults considering going back to school 2013 This statistic shows the reasons for concern given by U.S. adults considering returning to school in 2013. Forty-eight percent of respondents said they worry a lot about taking on too much debt if they returned to school in 2013.
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Reasons for concern given by U.S. adults considering going back to school in 2013

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Worry someWorry alot
Taking on too much debt19%48%
Balancing work/ family with school28%39%
Keeping up academically25%32%
Staying motivated and focused on schoolwork25%30%
Getting the schedule and classes to graduate on time25%26%
Not gaining knowledge and skills necessary for job24%20%
Dropping out of program13%17%
Fitting in with other students13%9%
Worry someWorry alot
Taking on too much debt19%48%
Balancing work/ family with school28%39%
Keeping up academically25%32%
Staying motivated and focused on schoolwork25%30%
Getting the schedule and classes to graduate on time25%26%
Not gaining knowledge and skills necessary for job24%20%
Dropping out of program13%17%
Fitting in with other students13%9%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 30, 2013
This statistic shows the reasons for concern given by U.S. adults considering returning to school in 2013. Forty-eight percent of respondents said they worry a lot about taking on too much debt if they returned to school in 2013.
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