Median earnings of bachelor’s degree recipients with no advanced degree working full time in 2011 were $56,500, which is $21,100 more than median earnings of high school graduates. Individuals with some college but no degree earned 14% more than high school graduates working full time. Their median after-tax earnings were 13% higher.Current cost of college per year, based on 15 classroom hours, including tuition and fees:
These figures do not include books, room, board and transportation.
Seventy percent of the LBJ High School Class of 2013 entered post-secondary education, including trade/technical school, immediately following graduation. The average percentage of LBJ graduates enrolled in post-secondary education in the past eight years is fifty-nine percent, according to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, which does not include statistics for students entering trade/technical school.
You can support our young people with contributions of cash, annual pledges, memorial gifts, real estate, stocks, planned giving, or other gifts- in- kind. Your contribution remains within the Johnson City community and goes directly to benefit students. All donations are fully tax deductible and may be used to honor or memorialize an individual. Please contact the Foundation by email at email@example.com and you will be contacted with information on making your investment toward our Scholarship Fund.
In addition to an annual fund drive, the JCCEF will continue to sponsor community events designed to build awareness of our mission while adding to the Scholarship fund. See the "Upcoming Events" page for more details and help us spread the good word!
Thank you for partnering with us to ensure a successful future for our young people and the Johnson City community.