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Despite tuition increase, Broward College still a bargain

Despite tuition increase, Broward College still a bargain

Record employment rates and rising wages for many occupations and industries are now buoyed by a booming South Florida economy, leading to employee retention and increasing difficulty in finding qualified workers for new job openings. The New York Times and various economic and workforce think tanks are reporting that lower income employees are having difficulty moving into middle class jobs, many of which have been shipped overseas, virtually gutting significant numbers of America's workforce. Demographic changes compound the problem. Every month, more than a one-quarter million baby boomers turn 65, and most retire. These retirements create larger and larger gaps, and losses in...

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