Is a master’s degree worth it?

(BPT) - The economic impact of COVID-19 has hit U.S. employees hard, causing millions to lose their jobs or be furloughed, while others switched to all-remote work — and still others risk their health to stay employed. The pandemic has also affected some sectors much harder than others.

Since the pandemic began, you may be re-evaluating where you are in your career or considering a higher degree. Pursuing a master's degree involves a significant investment of time and effort, beyond the financial commitment. You have probably wondered: “Is it worth it?”