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April 14, 2015

Big Shifts in Economy Give College-Educated Workers Clear Edge

Researchers at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce find that having a college degree gives workers an 80 percent wage advantage today, compared to 40 percent in 1967.

March 11, 2015

Addressing Disconnect Between Student Skills and Employer Needs

Speakers at the SXSWedu conference in Austin discuss why recent graduates' skills often fall short of employer demands and how to solve the growing problem.

October 14, 2014

Job Market Looks Up for College Grads

A new survey of recruiters find employers expect to hire 16 percent more graduates with bachelor's degrees in 2014-15.

May 22, 2014

Tight College Internship Market Signals Need for Students to Prepare Earlier

With the number of internships offered to college students down, some experts say students should explore career and job experiences long before they reach college.

February 12, 2014

Attending College Costs Money, But Not Going Also Carries a Pricetag

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.

February 05, 2014

High School Internships Seen as Valuable Stepping Stone

A new survey of students and employers reveal the high priority placed on gaining work experience in high school through internships and volunteering.

December 10, 2013

Choice of Majors More Critical to Pay for Young Women Than Men

A new study shows choice of major is a greater factor in reducing the pay gap for young women than attending an elite college.

October 03, 2013

Study Highlights Financial Value of Completing an Associate's Degree

Graduates from community college can earn more than $250,000 more over their working career than high school graduates, a new AIR report finds

September 17, 2013

Salary Report Reflects Range of Earnings by College Major

New list of starting and mid-career earnings are released in 2013-14 Payscale College Salary Report.

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.

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