Trade School vs. Bachelor's Degree: Which Type of Education Is Right for You?

By Rachel Seitz


Education isn't one-size-fits-all, and there are lots of factors to take into account when choosing what type of education you're going to pursue. At Climb, we’re passionate about our mission of helping students find programs that will give them a great return on their investment (ROI)When it comes to trade school vs. a bachelor's degree...

  • A trade school will, on average, take 1/3 of the time to complete than a bachelor's program
  • Will cost almost 1/4 of the price, on average
  • Will have a 38.4% higher completion rate
  • And will have about 76% of the median entry-level salary
Trade School vs. Bachelor's
 

 
Rachel Seitz

Rachel Seitz

Marketing Associate,
Climb Credit