Indiana Grad Rate Making Slow Progress (VIDEO)

By Emily Dwire

June 16, 2013 Updated Jun 17, 2013 at 9:51 AM EDT

Undated (www.incnow.tv) - A new report shows Indiana is struggling to make significant progress toward its goal of having 60% of adults earning college degrees or certificates by 2025.

A new report shows Indiana is struggling to make significant progress toward its goal of having 60% of adults earning college degrees or certificates by 2025.

The Lumina Foundation found that just 33.8% percent of working-age Hoosiers had college degrees in 2011. That's up from 33.2% in 2010, but leaves Indiana the lowest state in the Midwest for college attainment.

Governor Mike Pence has made job creation a priority by establishing regional work councils to help connect career education with job needs.




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