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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.



Are colleges effectively teaching critical thinking skills? @DougBelkin explains:

On average, men with postsecondary certificates earn 27% more than men with only HS diplomas. Learn more:

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The value of an associate’s degree has never been clearer. @joshsanburn explains:

Students deserve more info to make informed choices about #highered. Dr. Carnevale explains. @Stradaeducation

By 2020, DC will require the highest concentration of postsecondary #edu. Read

Four in 10 of today's #college students are 25 or older. Learn more:

Trump Makes a Big Push for High School Apprenticeships

In this Education Week article, Catherine Gewertz reveals that President Trump is planning a major expansion of apprenticeship programs. Gewertz quotes Anthony Carnevale, director of the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce.


3 Facts About Working While Getting an Online Degree

In this U.S. News article, Joe Chapman presents three facts about online degree programs.  Chapman quotes the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce report: “The College Payoff: Education, Occupations, Lifetime Earnings.”


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

Anthony P. Carnevale
Director and Research Professor