BOSTON (CBS) – A new survey says Massachusetts is most-educated state in the nation.
The Kauffman Foundation looked at the education of each state’s work force.READ MORE: CDC Holiday Recommendations: The Safest Way To Celebrate Is To Be Vaccinated Against COVID
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Doug Cope reports
It found 61-percent of residents in the Commonwealth have some college education and 16-percent have advanced degrees.
Maryland and Colorado were second and third in the survey, followed by three New England states – Connecticut, Vermont and New Hampshire.MORE NEWS: Colin Powell, First Black Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Of Complications From COVID-19
More than 60-percent of New Hampshire residents have been to college and more than 11-percent have advanced degrees.