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It appears gender differences also come into play where college is concerned.
Asked whether they believe college is necessary for professional success, 63% of women believe that to be the case. Compare that to the 49% of men who feel the same way. Yet 64% of men said college was worth the cost, whereas only 59% of women reported the same.
Also, more women (49%) than men (37%) said they are still paying off student loans.