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September 03, 2013

Earnings Linked Closely to Field of Study in College, Report Shows

What students study matters more than where they go to college, says a new report by the American Institutes for Research.

August 02, 2013

One in Three Young Adults Live With Parents

The highest share of young adults age 18 to 31 are living in their parents' home in four decades.

June 11, 2013

Attending College, Even Without Finishing, Yields Economic Benefits

Students who complete some college, but fall short of a degree, earn about $100,000 more over a lifetime.

April 14, 2013

Class of 2013 Enters Discouraging Job Market

High school and college gradates this spring will likely encounter gloomy job prospects, says a report from the Economic Policy Institute.

September 20, 2012

Experts Discuss Proposal to Increase Access to College-Outcome Info

Higher education experts discuss merits of Right to Know Before Your Go bill proposed by Senators Ron Wyden, of Oregon, and Marco Rubio, of Florida.

September 18, 2012

Report Chronicles Job Demand for Career and Technical Fields

A new report examines the demand for middle-income jobs that require career and technical training and offers recommendations for encouraging pathways.

July 31, 2012

Survey Finds Economy Shaping Choices in Higher Ed.

Surveys show students picking up larger percentage of college costs, while higher education business officials reflect little change ahead for funding model

July 11, 2012

Youth Group Calls for Action to Address Grim Unemployment Outlook

Young Invincibles advocacy group releases grim report on youth employment and calls for investment in jobs programs.

June 28, 2012

New Tool Allows Easy Search of Career-Technical Program Performance

American Institutes for Research offers free to for reviewing career-technical program performance by state.

June 22, 2012

Administration Makes Economic Case for College

US Department of Treasury releases report highlighting economic value of college on same day President Obama urges Congress to keep student loan rates affordable.

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