It's Wonderful (Student) Life
A LOOK AT THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE COLLEGE WORLD AND THE REAL WORLD
8.3:hours of sleep college students average a night.
30-50% of college students nap.
7.7:hours of sleep employed professionals get a night.
You're wearing that?
15,619 people "Like" the "Rolling up to school with sweatpants and a tee shirt and not giving a sh*t" page on Facebook.
Appearance is the number one characteristic employers associate with unprofessionalism.
23% of students have one to three tattoos.
67% of four-year students live on campus- Walking distance to class.
45.6 minutes is the average round-trip commute for the working professional.
The average college student gets
22 weeks of vacation per year.
The average professional gets 2.5 weeks of vacation per year.
Dolla' Dolla' Bills,Yo
65% of students worry about having enough money to make it through the week.
Average starting salary for college graduates:$48,661
Now That Is Funny
The tradition of college pranks at MIT spans
Back in 1875,students sprinkled mild explosives on classroom floors to set off fireworks with every step.
Number of "office humor mugs" for sale on CafePress.com:27,300
Hours of leisure and sports the
average student gets per day:3.6
Hours of leisure and sports the average professional gets a day:2.6
29% of college students report only showing up to class to take exams or to borrow notes and other materials from classmates.
29% of workers report playing hooky from the office at least once last year,calling in sick when they were well.
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