No its about YOU and how YOU can leverage your skills for your employer.
Many top performers have no 'Formal' education they worked up from the floor, educated themselves and moved on.
Lack of a degree hinders nobody these days, mainly due to the fact that most degrees are not worth the paper they are written on.
5 years of studying 'Economics', or 6 years of being the treasurer for a company with a turnover of say just £300'000. I know which I would choose to work with me