Kevin O'Leary: You Can Get Rich Going To Trade School

Kevin O’Leary thinks attending college isn’t necessarily the best financial decision for everyone. “I don’t recommend college for everybody,” O’Leary tells CNBC Make It. “The fact is, there’s a lot of trade schools that would help you make a lot more money. Be a plumber, they get rich,” he says. “Everybody has to have a plumber, even in a recession.”

In a previous interview, O’Leary told us that perspective students should think about the amount of debt they’ll incur and how a college education will help them pay that off. To that point, the time and cost commitments for trade schools tend to be less than a traditional college or university education.

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Kevin O’Leary: You Can Get Rich Going To Trade School


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