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The Future of Work

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In the eyes of many students and their parents today, higher education is tied to a job. And yet the world of work is poised to undergo a number of dramatic changes over the next 10 years. The Chronicle’s latest report, The Future of Work: How Colleges Can Prepare Students for the Jobs Ahead, features predictions from economists and technology experts on the labor market; insight from employers on the skills they are looking for among recent college graduates; thoughts from college administrators on how career services must change; and more.

This page features Chronicle articles and videos about the path from college to work, innovative programs that give students real-world experience, and other topics to supplement the report.