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Watch the recording of our webinar, “What Counselors Should Know About 21st Century Competencies.” This webinar was conducted as part of our Diversity Initiative.

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We are an independent, nonprofit research and policy institute that studies the link between education, career qualifications, and workforce demands.

Interactive State Map

Use our interactive map of the U.S. to view state-level research on job projections, the economic value of college majors, and sector studies on healthcare, nursing, and STEM.



Learn more about your #college major’s expected earnings and #unemployment rate in our video:

For experienced graduate degree holders, the unemployment rate stayed well under the 5% average. Learn more:

Recent #college grads majoring in arts, psychology, and social work are among the lowest-paying majors.

Among recent college graduates, #architecture majors continue to face high unemployment rates. #CEWemployment

Choose your #college major for the right reasons. @jselingo explains more:

An experienced #engineer with a graduate degree can expect to make around $114K per year.

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#Pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences and administration have the highest median earnings for African Americans! #BlackHistoryMonth

African Americans who earn a #BA in a #STEM major can earn up to 50% more than those with an art degree. #BlackHistoryMonth

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Six tips for going to college and working full-time, from a student struggling to do both

In this Hechinger Report op-ed, Luz Pineda talks about the difficulties of working and going to college full-time. Pineda uses information from the report, “Learning While Earning: The New Normal” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

How Trump’s immigration ban threatens health care, in 3 charts

In this Vox article, Julia Belluz and Sarah Frostenson go over the potential impact of Trump’s immigration ban on the health care sector. The report quotes Nicole Smith, chief economist at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

The only thing more expensive than going to college is not going to college.

Anthony P. Carnevale
Director and Research Professor