Preparing Students for post-pandemic success

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Preparing Students for post-pandemic success

Three ways universities can help students stand out


When COVID-19 hit, students who were just months from graduation faced uncertainty not only about their studies but also their prospects in the labor market. While some optimists hoped things would turn around by summer, the pandemic continued to ravage communities and the economy. Still, there’s reason for optimism for students entering the workforce in 2021, especially for those pursuing degrees with programs that closely track trends and needs of industry. This article highlights how universities can help their students become more competitive and enhance their own degree offerings by ensuring students' skills align to the labor market, requiring real-world experiences for graduation, and offering certifications and stackable credentials.

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