"The tight labor market is helping prod employers and colleges to cooperate more closely to ensure that credentials pay off in the work force. And solid data on the labor market and student outcomes are key to this collaboration."—Source: Inside Higher Ed
WHY THIS MATTERS:
We all know that data can make a major impact in higher ed, from keeping students on track to helping faculty retool their pedagogical approaches. But don't overlook the relevance of labor-market data. This Inside Higher Ed interview explains why.