And degrees don't guarantee you a job.
In fact, less than half of college graduates find employment in their field within a year.
The rate is rather comparable to those with no college education at all.
But graduates will make a lot more $ then those with out degrees.
Despite what you're repeatedly told by teachers and principals, grades really don't matter in the employment world.
If you have a diploma, and are qualified to do your job, employers really could care less.