While long-term certificates and associate degrees earned at community colleges can lead to higher wages, a new study finds minimal benefits from short-term certificates with wide variation by field of study.
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November 06, 2014
October 14, 2014
A new survey of recruiters find employers expect to hire 16 percent more graduates with bachelor's degrees in 2014-15.
September 29, 2014
A new report finds a "startling discovery" that 88 percent of high school graduates go to a two- or four-year college by age 26.
August 07, 2014
A new study finds high school preparation and finances are key factors in college completion, dispelling notion that selectivity of a school is an advantage.
July 29, 2014
Nearly 31 million Americans have "some college" but no degree in the past 20 years, according to a new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
June 20, 2014
A new documentary chronicles the race for prestige that has turned colleges into businesses that critics say are more focused on enrollment than student success.
April 08, 2014
Results from a new Next America Poll finds Americans' views about the necessity of a four-year degree has been slipping.
March 10, 2014
A Gallup Education and Inside Higher Ed poll finds that just 13 percent of college leaders think the government has a good chance of collecting data on student outcomes and careers accurately.
February 12, 2014
A new report from the Pew Research Center shows a growing gap in wages between young adults with college degrees and those with only a high school diploma.
November 08, 2013
A new College Board/National Journal poll finds blacks, Asians, and Hispanics in the United States are considerably more optimistic than whites about the value of earning a college degree.