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Higher Education

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Discover how well law schools pivoted to distance learning when COVID-19 hit in 2020.

While distance learning has not been favorably received by most law students, the forced experiment offers important insights for future online J.D. programs.

by Julie Ray

A new Gallup-2U study shows it is possible for online education to deliver equitable, high-quality experiences to all students.

The second annual Gallup-2U Graduate Alumni Outcomes Study explores the career outcomes of those who received online graduate degrees from 2U partner programs.

A new study from Carnegie Corporation and Gallup finds 46% of parents of U.S. children aged 11 to 25 say they would prefer that their child pursue something other than four years of college immediately after high school.

Meet the 2021 winners supporting student engagement and wellbeing by focusing on strengths.

Understand American parents' thoughts on the postsecondary pathways they aspire to for their children – rather than only those they feel are within reach – as well as the barriers they face to these aspirations. Download the report.

Learn how a strengths-based lens for resiliency and wellbeing helps Purdue University students thrive.

by Stephanie Marken

Although demand for computer scientists remains high, women remain significantly underrepresented in the field. Early exposure to CS education is critical to improving the rate of girls who consider it as an academic and career path.

Faculty employee engagement is critical for ensuring a high-quality student experience.

U.S. adults who have some college education but no degree and are not currently enrolled attribute their stopping classes to cost and emotional stress more than any other factors.

by Jonathan Rothwell

Three in 10 college students are either the parent of a minor child, the caregiver of an adult or both. They are more likely than those without such responsibilities to say they are considering stopping classes.

Higher education has an opportunity to lead a cultural transformation to support thriving students and a healthier world.

Analytics and advice to create an engaging and inclusive workplace for educators.

Support student wellbeing and engagement for short- and long-term success.

Learn how claiming your unique CliftonStrengths and leaning into them can empower you as an individual and team member, even during times of disruption.

by Stephanie Marken

About half of college students nationally think COVID-19 will negatively impact their ability to complete their degree. Black and Hispanic students are particularly likely to say the pandemic will have such an effect.

by Stephanie Marken

Most students report receiving a high-quality education this fall, although those who transitioned from in-person to online give lower quality ratings.