The Labor Market Returns to Sub-Baccalaureate College: A Review

By: Clive Belfield & Thomas Bailey | March 2017

This paper and accompanying brief review recent evidence from eight states on the labor market returns to credit accumulation, certificates, and associate degrees from community colleges using large-scale, statewide administrative datasets.

Does the Federal Work-Study Program Really Work—and for Whom?

By: Judith Scott-Clayton & Rachel Yang Zhou | March 2017

This brief discusses current research, including CAPSEE analysis, regarding both the effectiveness of the Federal Work-Study (FWS) program and its equity in terms of the distribution of funds.