Today, the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center released a new "Signature Report" that highlighted the superior graduation rates at private sector two year institutions compared to public and private non-profits. Two year private sector institutions had a 60% graduation rate compared to 45% at non-profit institutions and 38% at public institutions.
February 5, 2016, Washington, DC –This month the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 7.8 million Americans are unemployed, while at the same time 5.4 million jobs remain unfilled in America. This crisis exists because employers demand "job ready" employees and prospective employees are simply not able to bridge the skills gap without appropriate education and training.
Washington, DC - February 1, 2016 – Today, APSCU president and CEO Steve Gunderson released a "State of the Sector" report on postsecondary career education. The white paper details the recent history of the sector, as well as frames the future around which the sector will continue to best serve America's new traditional students.