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While college is the path chosen by 70 percent of high school students at Brainerd High School (BHS), it’s not for everyone.

The past two parts in this three part series on options for high school students focused on earning college credit while in high school and looked at the path to a college or university.

But what if your path after high school doesn’t lead to a college degree?

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Jessi Pierce
Born: 9/28/1987 (age 24) High School: Mahtomedi High School (home of the Zephyrs) in Mahtomedi, Minn. College: Journalism and Mass Communications degree from Iowa State University (Class 2010) Passions: Sharing the story. I love getting to know people, and in particular this town as it is so new to me, and being able to share something about them with the public. That and sports, especially hockey and lacrosse. Follow me on Twitter @jessi_pierce (views on Twitter do not represent that of the Brainerd Dispatch)
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