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Number Of College Grads Up In Ky.

Posted On May 18, 2012

(Frankfort, Ky.) – The number of people earning a college degree is on the rise in the Bluegrass State. 

 

A report from the Council on Postsecondary Education shows 63,000 people graduated from college during the academic year, an increase of four percent since last year.

 

Gains were made in all levels with an emphasis on master’s degrees and doctorates. 

 

There are also more than 9,500 graduates with associate degrees from community colleges, a 20 percent increase since 2011.