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Elite colleges don’t buy happiness

Posted on May 9th, 2014

"Individual traits matter more than where you went. It's a lot more important what you learn later in life than where you got your undergraduate degree." -- Stacy Dale

We work with many students who think that if they can just get into an elite college, their future prospects and lives will be better. But according to a new survey, this isn’t necessarily the case. In fact, it’s even possible that attending an elite college could make your life worse–if you take on significant […]

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