Choosing a College

Thomas Sowell writes, “one of the tragic misconceptions of many students and their parents is that you have to go to a prestigious, big-name academic institution to really get ahead and reach the top.”  

He continues and critiques the wisdom of overlooking smaller and less known universities while looking at Ivy League schools.  Read the whole thing here.[HT: JT]

I know there are a number of Ivy League grads who read this; wonder if they have any insight here? (Note: there are some good comments at JT’s site.)

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