Earnings

Resources to help explain data and metrics about students' earnings after they leave college.

Next Level Disaggregation: Examining Program-Level Information, Additional Student Characteristics, and Labor Market Data

This 15-page guide introduces community college deans, directors, department chairs, and college researchers to a data dashboard that can help to deepen program review and program planning...

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06/27/2019
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Understanding Employment and Earnings Data

Infographic explaining the sources of employment and earnings data for Chancellor's Office data tools such as the LaunchBoard, Student Success Scorecard, and Salary Surfer, including issues to...

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06/27/2019
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Making Use of Labor Market Information: Where to Find Data for Common Community College Decisions

This guide provides a brief overview of labor market information sources, structured around the types of questions that community colleges commonly ask related to developing new programs, designing...

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06/27/2019
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Need Program-Level Information on Equity Gaps?

Find out how the LaunchBoard can help you get a better understanding of student characteristics and outcomes, and where programs have equity gaps related to completion and transfer.

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06/27/2019
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Understanding Labor Market Information Resources: Descriptions, Benefits, and Limitations

Provides detailed information on two dozen LMI sources, including strengths, limitations, screenshots, and web links.

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06/27/2019
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Understanding Skills-Builders

This infographic explains who skills-builders are, how skills-builders are identified, what we know about them, and why it's important to examine skills-builder outcomes.

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06/27/2019
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Improving Response Rates on the CTE Outcomes Survey

Details strategies that can help ensure that more students respond to the CTE Outcomes Survey, which provides detailed information on students' employment status and satisfaction with their...

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06/27/2019
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Case Study: Using Employment and Labor Market Information in the LaunchBoard to Make Data-backed Decisions

Ideas for how to use the LaunchBoard to inform program planning, based on a case study from the field

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06/27/2019
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Looking for Data on Employment and Earnings?

Find out how the LaunchBoard can help you find information on employment rates and earnings for both skills-builders and completers.

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06/27/2019
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Want More Information On Skills-Builder Students?

Two-minute video describing who skills-builder students are and where to find information on their outcomes and the programs they are most likely to enroll in.

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06/27/2019
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Building More Comprehensive Measures of Workforce Training Success

This four-minute video explains why including factors such as wage gain, employment retention, and third-party certification would better capture the full range of career and technical education...

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06/27/2019
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How Workforce Pathways Shape College Outcomes and Earnings Gains

This eight minute video examines the multiple types of workforce training offered by community colleges and their associated earnings gains, as a means of documenting the value of both short-term...

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06/27/2019
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Want Additional Information to Support Academic and Career Advising?

Find out how the LaunchBoard can help students better understand career pathways and employment outcomes.

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06/27/2019
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