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Connecting Cashiers to College Degrees

In this Inside Higher Ed article, Lindsay McKenzie writes about how large employers are turning to Guild Education to manage tuition-reimbursement programs. McKenzie uses information from the report, “College Is Just the Beginning: Employer’s Role in the $1.1 Trillion Postsecondary Education and Training System” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce and quotes Nicole

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Jeb Bush: College still has value and should be more affordable

In this CNBC article, Abigail Hess writes about Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush’s ideas for minimizing the cost of college. Hess uses information from the report, “The College Payoff” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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How nontraditional pathways can lead workers to good jobs

In this PBS NewsHour interview, Judy Woodruff reports on ways to help close the skills gap. Woodruff interviews Nicole Smith, chief economist at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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The 10 cities with the most and least student debt

In this CNBC article, Abigail Hess writes about the student debt crisis, highlighting the cities with the least and most student debt. Hess uses information from the report, “The College Payoff” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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A B.A. Isn’t the Only Way

In this Bloomberg article, the Editorial Board writes about alternatives to a four-year degree. The Editorial Board uses information from the report, “Good Jobs That Pay without a B.A.” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Nine out of 10 new jobs are going to those with a college degree

In this MarketWatch article, Steve Goldstein writes about how employers are replacing retiring baby boomers with a more educated workforce. Goldstein uses information from the report, “Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements Through 2020” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce and quotes Dr. Anthony P. Carnevale, Director of CEW.

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Did you attend a college commencement? This is what the speaker should have told you.

In this Washington Post article, Jeffrey J. Selingo gives career advice to recent college graduates. Selingo cites the report, “Failure to Launch: Structural Shift and the New Lost Generation” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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39% of college students would consider dropping out to avoid going further into debt

In this CNBC article, Emmie Martin writes about the burden of student loans on American college students. Martin uses information from the report, “Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements Through 2020” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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The Bad First Job’s Lingering Impact

In this Inside Higher Ed article, Doug Lederman writes about a report which finds that bachelor’s degree recipients whose first job does not require a degree are more likely to remain underemployed five years later. Lederman cites the study, “Sharp Declines in Underemployment for College Graduates” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the

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Is STEM Oversold as a Path to Better Jobs?

In this Education Week article, Stephen Sawchuk reviews research on the STEM pipeline and reflects on the best way to improve it. Sawchuk cites the reports, “Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements through 2020” and “STEM” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. Sawchuk also quotes CEW Cheif Economist, Nicole Smith.

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6 things highly successful people did to make money in college

In this CNBC article, Courtney Connley writes about what six celebrities did to make extra money while in college. Connley highlights the report, “Learning While Earning: The New Normal” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Here’s how much you can expect to make with your college major

In this Atlanta Journal-Constitution article, Craig Johnson writes about the importance of college major choice. Johnson highlights the report, “Five Rules of the College and Career Game” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce and quotes Dr. Anthony P. Carnevale.

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How much should you pay for college?

In this CNN Money article, Katie Lobosco provides tips to help students figure out how much they should pay for college. Lobosco cites the report, “Five Rules of the College and Career Game” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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The five rules to succeed in the college and career game

In this Atlantic Journal-Constitution article, Maureen Downey writes about the how your level of education impacts jobs and earnings. Downey highlights Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce’s new report, “Five Rules of the College and Career Game.”

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When Are One- or Two-Year Credentials Better Than Bachelor’s Degrees?

In this Education Week article, Catherine Gewertz writes about the complex college landscape and the importance of your field of study. Gewertz highlights Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce’s new report, “Five Rules of the College and Career Game.”

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Choose your college major carefully: It could cost you a down payment on a home

In this MarketWatch article, Jillian Berman writes about the importance that your college major has on your earnings power. Berman cites Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce’s new report, “Five Rules of the College and Career Game.”

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‘The lack of faculty is going to kill our rural schools’

In this PBS NewsHour article, Matt Krupnick writes about the struggle that rural colleges face in attracting instructors for vocational programs. Krupnick uses information from the report, “Good Jobs That Pay Without a BA: A State-by-State Analysis” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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5 tricks for paying for college

In this CNBC article, Abigail Hess writes about five ways that students can help minimize the cost of attending college. Hess uses information from the report, “The College Payoff: Education, Occupations, Lifetime Earnings” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Student Debt Is a Harsh Math Lesson for U.S. Graduates

In this Bloomberg article, Shelly Hagan writes about how growing student debt burdens young Americans. Hagan quotes Dr. Anthony P. Carnevale, Director of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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Inhumanity To The Humanities: Why The University Of Wisconsin Is Wrong To Kill Off 13 Majors

In this Forbes article, Richard Vedder writes about the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point which announced that it will eliminate more than a dozen liberal arts majors. Vedder uses information from the report, “What’s It Worth?: The Economic Value of College Majors” from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

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