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The Art of Compromise

Why a music degree is more practical than some parents (and students) might think

If you’re a high school student who’s undergoing the college admissions process, you might be getting an unintended lesson in matrimony.

Just because it’ll be “your degree” (or your wedding) doesn’t necessarily mean you’re calling the shots. In either case, parents often control the purse strings-and therefore some power over your destiny before you go out into the world and create your own path.

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