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Texas starts showing students how much they'll make with each degree

by Betsy Foresman

Amid record-high student debt levels, a new bill in Texas arms prospective students with better compensation data related to their chosen majors.

Filling the cybersecurity workforce gap is education’s responsibility

by Eileen Belastock

Commentary: With the huge demand for cybersecurity professionals, it’s the job of universities and high schools to step up, says Eileen Belastock.

Pacific University hires executive to head dual CIO-CISO role

by Betsy Foresman

Brandon Gatke says he's working to not enter the role "like a wrecking ball," but instead to promote a culture among his workforce centered around listening.

Who can make sense of the U.S.'s 738,000 credentials?

by Betsy Foresman

A new report from Credential Engine found the number of credentials is growing fast, but the value and relevance of each one remains unclear.

Study finds digital alerts boost STEM student success

by Betsy Foresman

Recent research found students were more likely to stay enrolled in their universities if they opted into receiving digital alerts.

Universities are expanding cybersecurity education to meet broad demand

by Betsy Foresman

Programs like San Diego State University's degree in cybersecurity management highlight a growing demand for interdisciplinary cybersecurity skills.

Virginia forms STEM education commission to tackle workforce issues

by Colin Wood

The new advisory body will seek opportunities for public-private partnership and improve educational access across demographic groups.

Virginia college partners with Marines on data intelligence program

by Betsy Foresman

The courses will focus on cloud computing, data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence education for marines and civilians alike.

To solve workforce problems, first solve the student loan crisis

by Richard Price

Commentary: The Christensen Institute's Richard Price says income share agreements can address student loan debt and enable a more dynamic workforce.

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