For many people, deciding whether or not to attend graduate school can be one of the toughest decisions to make. On the one hand, most professions do not require an advanced degree. And staying in, or entering, the work force provides immediate income and other benefits.
However, in some cases, graduate school can lead to higher earning potential. And over the course of a long career, this can more than make up for the delay in income during the time one is in school.
If you are considering grad school, you should check out the easy-to-use tool created by Quartz to help you determine which option is better for you financially. Click here to check it out.