Wiley Education Services recently conducted a proprietary research study, consisting of surveys and personal interviews with graduate students, to better understand the motivations, behaviors, attitudes, needs, and wants of individuals pursuing a graduate-level degree. As a result, they identified three distinct graduate student personas: Launcher, Advancer, and Altruist.
A college degree is a valuable tool for many seeking to earn higher incomes and build stronger lives. But with an increasing proportion of diverse, “post-traditional students” who hail from a far wider range of backgrounds, it is time for colleges to become more “student-ready” by providing the resources and support necessary for post-traditional students to succeed.
Workforce Partnerships that Work: Creating Public-Private Partnerships that Serve Students, Institutions, Employers, and CommunitiesJune 4th, 2019 - June 5th, 2019
Newport Beach, CA
"WCET’s Annual Meeting goes far beyond the traditional conference experience—it is a convening of thought leaders, practitioners, and pioneers who engage in robust dialogue on the current state and future of higher education. By relying on its membership to contribute their knowledge and expertise, WCET is the platform for innovators who are helping steer higher education in exciting and profound directions—ensuring our practices are relevant and effective in a technolo