1 In 2 Grads Jobless Or Underemployed

College Grads

A weak labor market has left half of young college graduates either jobless or underemployed in positions that don't fully use their skills and knowledge.

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  • 200,000 unemployed university grads still at acceptable level: educators
    VietNamNet Bridge - The number of university graduates who are jobless must not discourage students from pursuing higher education, Nguyen Thi Kim Phung, director of the University Education Department, has said. Phung said Vietnam has 90 million people ...
    02/12/2017 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Jobless Grads Who Sued Law Schools Find More Rejection in Court
    Back in 2011, disgruntled law school graduates thought they found a way to recover some of their bad investment—by suing their alma maters for alleged fraud. The proposed class actions started in San Diego and spread across the country, with at least 15 ...
    10/15/2015 - 5:19 am | View Link
  • A Former Jobless Grad’s Best Advice To Jobless Grads
    Congratulations on the whole summa cum laude thing. That’s an incredible accomplishment! And, uh, sorry that you don’t have a job lined up already. You’re probably stressing about this right now. Heed this advice from one former jobless grad to ...
    05/13/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • College Grads Are Jobless In China's "High-Growth" Economy
    China’s Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security reports that 6.99 million students will graduate from institutions of higher learning in the country this year. That’s the biggest class in the history of China, 190,000 more than in 2012. Chinese ...
    05/25/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Jobless grads: What they would've done differently
    (MoneyWatch) The employment figures look bleak for recent college graduates. According to a new survey from Rutgers University, only 51% of young grads have full-time employment and many are working at jobs that don't require a college degree. Another 20% ...
    05/10/2012 - 4:04 am | View Link
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  • The myth of the unemployed university graduate
    The unemployed university graduate is everywhere these days, from CBC’s Generation Jobless documentary to the cover of Maclean’s. Since the recession, so the ...
    02/16/2017 - 6:18 pm | View Website
  • Unemployment: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News
    Big News on Unemployment. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Unemployment.
    02/16/2017 - 5:07 pm | View Website
  • Generation jobless: ‘Millennials’ struggle with ...
    Producer: Abby Leonard. Related: Share your own stories of the recession in The Pitch Room. Interactive: Jobless rates in context. Video: The young and the jobless ...
    02/16/2017 - 2:43 pm | View Website
  • Employment Status of the Civilian Population 25 Years and ...
    Table A-4. Employment status of the civilian population 25 years and over by educational attainment
    02/15/2017 - 3:42 pm | View Website
  • Newsroom
    The Economics Daily. Unemployment rate 2.5 percent for college grads, 7.7 percent for high school dropouts, January 2017 Beyond The Numbers. Below trend: the U.S ...
    02/13/2017 - 11:37 pm | View Website
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