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The average salary of a journeyman plumber is higher than the average salary of a college graduate.  Plumbers are currently still working.  Along with carpenters, long distance truck drivers, and electricians. 
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The average salary of a journeyman plumber is higher than the average salary of a college graduate.  Plumbers are currently still working.  Along with carpenters, long distance truck drivers, and electricians. 

Doesn’t it take a few years post apprenticeship to become a journeyman plumber and passing the exam?  Apprenticeships are usually 3-5 yrs for most crafts....

 

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The average salary of a journeyman plumber is higher than the average salary of a college graduate.  Plumbers are currently still working.  Along with carpenters, long distance truck drivers, and electricians. 

Doesn’t it take a few years post apprenticeship to become a journeyman plumber and passing the exam?  Apprenticeships are usually 3-5 yrs for most crafts....

True about the time.  Still doesn't change the fact on average they make more.  Exception being long distance truck drivers.

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The average salary of a journeyman plumber is higher than the average salary of a college graduate.  Plumbers are currently still working.  Along with carpenters, long distance truck drivers, and electricians. 

Doesn’t it take a few years post apprenticeship to become a journeyman plumber and passing the exam?  Apprenticeships are usually 3-5 yrs for most crafts....

True about the time.  Still doesn't change the fact on average they make more.  Exception being long distance truck drivers.

A college education isn't the end all.

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Who said it did? Please highlight a rebuttal to that......

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You would initiate an argument with a stop sign......

 

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I'm pretty sure this is a Gen Z thing but the hashtag #HU24 on social media looked like Spelman. Young males just are not seeing HBCU's as an option as in years past. :shrug:

Males are not seeing college as an option period. I work at a large PWI with a student enrollment of around 35% male.

You took the words out of my mouth. IT's not just HBCUs, it's college in general. The large public university that I work at in California, you are hard pressed to see Black male students.............unless they're on our basketball team.
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The large public university that I work at in California, you are hard pressed to see Black male students.............unless they're on our basketball team.





You will always find them there...IJS.   :tongue2:

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The average salary of a journeyman plumber is higher than the average salary of a college graduate.  Plumbers are currently still working.  Along with carpenters, long distance truck drivers, and electricians. 

Doesn’t it take a few years post apprenticeship to become a journeyman plumber and passing the exam?  Apprenticeships are usually 3-5 yrs for most crafts....

True about the time.  Still doesn't change the fact on average they make more.  Exception being long distance truck drivers.

A college education isn't the end all.

 :shrug:

Who said it did? Please highlight a rebuttal to that......

 :shrug:

You would initiate an argument with a stop sign......

Where did you get an argument from?  I clearly stated facts.  Your Bama education is showing.
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