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Walmart will pay for its U.S. employees to go to college

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Walmart says it will cover college costs for its employees in the U.S. who want to pursue an associate’s or bachelor’s degrees in business or supply-chain management.

Yes, but: They would have to chose to attend either the University of Florida, California’s Brandman University or Bellevue University in Nebraska. The cost to employees will be the equivalent of $1 a day, the company said. Per Bloomberg, about 68,000 of Walmart's employees might sign up.

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