The share of Americans with college educations have gone way up.
President Obama’s Commencement Address to the Class of 2016, Rutgers University
The Obama White House
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This is undoubtedly true. The percentage of Americans 25 and older with a bachelor’s degree was roughly 14 percent in 1983 (it was 13.6 percent in 1980). That more than doubled to 32.7 percent by 2015. Source: https://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d15/tables/dt15_104.10.asp?current=yes

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