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Business First, 55,000 Degrees effort is falling far short

By Marty Finley

Date Published: 12/4/2015

A new report shows educational attainment is slowing in Louisville, and the city is behind schedule on having half of working-age adults with postsecondary degrees by 2020.

According to the report titled "Fast Forward," the city will need to record a 1.4 percent increase in new degrees every year through 2020 to meet the 50 percent goal.

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