Pursuing a college degree takes a lot of time. There are many subjects to study and that takes anywhere from two to four years to complete. And with the number of college students who cannot find a job right now, the question remains as to whether or not a college degree is the best way to go. When money is needed right now, college is a long term solution to a short term problem. There is a time conflict that shows little logic in getting a college degree at a time of immediate need. Perhaps it is the Consort Institute that is best able to provide opportunities in the exciting career of Health Information Technology.