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Pa. ranks 30th on WalletHub's 'most educated' list

Chuck Biedka
| Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 5:09 p.m.

Pennsylvania comes in at No. 30 on a personal finance website's list released this week of Most & Least Educated States in America.

WalletHub said that to determine where the most educated Americans live, it looked at the 50 states across 15 key metrics, including share of adults age 25 or older with at least a high school diploma, average university quality and gender gap in educational attainment.

The most educated state, according to the list, is Massachusetts, with Maryland and Connecticut following. Louisiana, West Virginia and Mississippi were at the end of the list.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-226-4711, cbiedka@tribweb.com or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

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