Why Programs Like Urban Youth Are Needed:
- Nationally, 1/3 of students—about 1.3 million each year—leave high school without a diploma
- 2008 dropouts will cost the US ~$319B in lost wages over their lifetimes
- A 5% increase in male High School graduation rates could save the state over $7B in crime reduction and earning
- Each additional High School graduate saves the country $13k in health insurance costs
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