When it comes to long-term value, a degree from St. Charles Community College is worth every penny. According to the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, a degree from SCC is worth more over time than any other community college in Missouri.
The study ranked colleges and universities from across the country by their return on investment (ROI) for students 10, 15, 20, 30 and 40 years after enrollment.
After just 10 years, an SCC degree is worth approximately $174,000. Out of more than 4,500 schools included in the study, including four-year universities, SCC ranked in the top 10 percent nationwide for ROI.