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Old 06-16-2011, 01:44 AM
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Re: Lost in Monotony: After college dilemma

Originally Posted by jOe~ View Post
Agree completely--it looks exactly like good MFA work, but like you said:"he will get more from his MFA program with a good exit strategy. " Call it a plan, or goal, or exit strategy, it was absent from his BFA experience.
True, but I also expect it is absent from the goals of many undergrads. The twixter generation tends to see college as something to do BEFORE they consider a future career. Of course it is easy to criticize - to question the levels of rigor in high schools or scold coddling parents - but the simple lack of jobs is the obvious culprit.
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