Education and PromotionsThe lack of a college education may limit upward mobility. Thirty-seven percent of employers said they are unlikely to promote someone who doesn't have a college degree.Survey MethodologyThis survey was conducted online within the U.S. by Harris Interactive © on behalf of CareerBuilder among 2,611 hiring managers and human resource professionals (employed full-time, not self-employed, non-government) between November 1 and November 30, 2012 (percentages for some questions are based on a subset, based on their responses to certain questions). With a pure probability sample of 2,611, one could say with a 95 percent probability that the overall results have a sampling error of +/- 1.92 percentage points. Sampling error for data from sub-samples is higher and varies.
Nearly One-Third Of Employers Now Hiring College Graduates For Jobs That Were Primarily Held By High School Graduates
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