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Jul 19
What do you think makes your company stand out?

“AlternativesToCollege.com takes a practical point of view. We are not doing…

Jul 18
With skills mapping, colleges create a ‘universal language’ to explain value

“When Allison Cleveland-Roberts sought to make sure graduates at the University…

Jul 17
Amazon, the Marines and community college partner on data training

“For the Marine Corps, the NOVA partnership represents a shift in how training…

Jul 15
Is a College Degree Right for Everyone?

“There is no question that an educated citizenry is an asset to a…

Jul 15
What’s in a microcredential?

“Growing interest in microcredentials is raising a host of questions for higher…

Jul 11
Amazon plans to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its US workforce in new skills

“Amazon.com on Thursday unveiled plans to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce…

Jul 10
Drowning in student loan debt? You may have to ditch your dream job

“Student loans are having a perverse effect: The very debt that’s taken on to…

Jul 08
Students bypassing four-year colleges in favor of alternative paths to careers

“Across Pennsylvania and New Jersey, many students are carving their own career…

Jul 08
Companies Turn to Apprenticeships to Fill White-Collar Jobs

“It may be spring break for many college students, but Alexis Martin already is…

Jul 03
‘Restoring the Promise’ Review: High Cost, Low Yield

“We are at the end of an era in American higher education. It is an era that…