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Indiana’s College Readiness Reports are produced annually to help local schools and communities understand how their students are performing in college while informing policies that increase college readiness and success.
Though education provides greater opportunities at all levels, it's clear that Hoosiers who complete education beyond high school are equipped for success in the 21st Century economy. The reality is that nearly two-thirds of all new jobs in Indiana this decade will require a postsecondary credential, and those who lack higher education will have limited options doe career advancement and upward mobility.
An investment in higher education many be the most important purchase Hoosiers ever make. A college degree yields returns in terms of higher earnings after graduation, but higher education offers benefits that extend far beyond a financial paycheck. These dividends include greater job satisfaction and security, enhanced social mobility, increased civic involvement, improved health and wellness, and higher quality of life.