Does Developmental Education Improve Labor Market Outcomes? | 5/23/2016
Di Xu writes in The EvoLLLution about her CAPSEE research with Michelle Hodara on the impact of developmental courses on jobs and earnings.
Good Outcomes for Transfers | 5/3/2016
Inside Higher Ed writes about a new CAPSEE study that compares the academic and financial outcomes for students who start at two-year colleges and four-year colleges.
Two-Year Students Less Likely to Get a Bachelor’s, but Those Who Do, Do Well | 4/28/2016
Education Dive highlights recent CAPSEE findings on the influence of the community college pathway to a baccalaureate on degree attainment and labor market outcomes.
A College Degree Is Still Worthwhile, But Do Your Homework First | 10/27/2015
CAPSEE’s research on the outcomes of students who attend for-profit colleges is cited in an NBC News article on the returns to college degrees.
Fafsa Follies: To Gain a Student, Eliminate a Form | 8/21/2015
In an op-ed for The New York Times, Susan Dynarski puts forth an argument in favor of eliminating the FAFSA, and calculating eligibility for student aid based on tax data.
Making Work-Study Work | 7/31/2015
Inside Higher Ed takes an in-depth look at findings from a recent CAPSEE study by Judith Scott-Clayton and Veronica Minaya on the effects of Federal Work-Study participation on students’ academic and employment outcomes.
Dropout-Adjusted Outcomes | 2/16/2015
Inside Higher Ed highlights findings from a recent CAPSEE study on the returns to community college attendance. CAPSEE researcher Clive Belfield is quoted in the article.
CAPSEE Researchers Discuss the Cost and Quality of Online Learning | 2/5/2015
CAPSEE researchers David Deming, Claudia Goldin, and Lawrence F. Katz, along with colleague Noam Yuchtman, discuss their recent research on online learning in terms of the cost savings and employer perceptions of online degrees.
What Are the Economic Returns to Certificates? | 1/5/2015
In a blog post for Evolllution, Di Xu describes the findings and implications of a recent CAPSEE study on the labor market returns to community college certificates.
Do Community College Credentials Pay Off? | 12/23/2014
Madeline Joy Trimble takes a look at recent research findings on the returns to community college credentials in Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, including findings from a CAPSEE study on certificates in North Carolina and Virginia.