Plumbers, electricians, even programming, are all jobs that require no degree. Of course, 'entrepreneur' can be a very high paying job that requires no degree. Ask Jobs, Wozniak, Gates, Dell, Ellison, Ford, Carnegie, Lincoln, Rockefeller, Mackey of Whole Foods, Disney, Edison, Limbaugh, Kerkorkian, Ray Kroc, Branson, and hundreds more. A lot of these guys didn't even finish high school, never mind college!!
Peter Schiff is a well-known commentator appearing regularly on CNBC, TechTicker and FoxNews. He is often referred to as "Doctor Doom" because of his bearish outlook on the economy and the U.S. Dollar in particular. Peter was one of the first from within the professional investment field to call the housing market a bubble. Peter has written a book called "Crash Proof" and a follow-on called "The Little Book of Bull Moves in Bear Markets". He is the President of EuroPacific Capital, which is a brokerage specializing in finding dividend-yielding, value-based foreign stocks.