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Programs that Work: Quality Assurance for Short-Term Occupational Programs

Workers with middle-skill credentials are critical to our economy, but there's no consensus on how to ensure that occupational programs are aligned with the needs of industry and of sufficient quality to justify federal and state aid. This report analyzes various quality assurance mechanisms that measure the quality of academic institutions and programs.

Workforce Data Explained: Connecting Certification Data to Workforce Success

Christina Pena
Wednesday, April 27, 2016

In this latest video from WDQC, Renah Wolzinger of "Doing What MATTERS for Jobs and the Economy," California Community Colleges; and Matthew Meyer of STEM Innovations, North Carolina Community College System, talk about the Workforce Credentials Coalition. This growing Coalition of national and state-based education leaders and experts aim to ensure that community colleges across the United States have better access to certification outcomes to better serve students and industry.