Tag: college education

The Millionaire Next Door Prescribed for Pharmacy Students!

By Thomas J. Stanley on Dec 2nd, 2014 in Mentor's Corner

While  waiting at the pharmacy in a large supermarket recently, I saw 5 or 6 young pharmacists working very hard filling prescriptions, taking orders, and consulting with customers.  Yes it is hard work, but they are very well paid (nearly twice the median income of an American household).  Typically these pharmacists spent 5 years in […]

Millionaire U.

By Thomas J. Stanley on Dec 17th, 2009 in Mentor's Corner, Other

What did I discover from my first national survey of millionaires in 1980? Just over one-half (53%) of these wealthy respondents graduated from college. What about 30 years later? The large majority (90%) of millionaires today are college graduates holding at least a bachelor’s degree. The same proportion applies to those with multimillions including decamillionaires.  It […]