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3 Ways Higher Education Will Need to Adjust to a Post-Crisis Landscape

As unemployment soars, businesses are rapidly evolving. Universities should follow suit.

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Of the 33 million Americans who became unemployed earlier this year, those with graduate degrees got new jobs more easily than those without. Yet advanced degrees are often poorly aligned with industry needs or disregard individual students’ circumstances. In a post-crisis landscape, graduate students can’t afford training irrelevant to their future profession. As unemployment soars, businesses are rapidly evolving. Universities should follow suit.

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