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Graduating seniors face daunting job market

As unemployment has surged to historic levels during the past month, seniors graduating from the University of La Verne – with college seniors across the country –  are looking to a scary job market. 

The job hunt

Jose Aran, senior business administration major, talks with Jo Jo Delgado, an employee at Quinn CAT Rental Services, Wednesday at the Career and Internship Fair in the Campus Center.

Students find income in unique jobs

Extra cash can be hard to come by for students with a full-time class schedule and heavy workload.

Long semesters ruin job advantage

The University of La Verne currently offers two 16 week semesters and a winter term in January known as “Jan Term” for the academic year. Most universities like Chapman University, UC Berkeley and the Pomona Colleges that are on a semester system offer 15 week semesters instead.

Bachelor’s degrees are not enough

Bachelor degrees are becoming so common that they are more-or-less equivalent to what a high school diploma used to be. Furthermore, bachelor’s that were once an end point have now become just another step toward the final result.

Economy, debt troubles complicate post-grad plans

In an ailing economy many college students find themselves trying to fund their education with loans, and when they graduate they end up thousands of dollars in debt with no job offers.

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