Reports & Articles

Extensive research and peer review was conducted while developing the Career Readiness initiative. Here are some of the key reports and articles related to liberal arts education and employers.

AAC&U Value Rubrics

What Can I do with my Liberal Arts Degree

Liberal Arts Graduates and Employment Setting the Record Straight - AAC&U

How Liberal Arts and Sciences Majors Fare in Employment - AAC&U

Falling Short? College Learning and Career Success - Hart Research and Associates

IT TAKES MORE THAN A MAJOR: Employer Priorities for College Learning and Student Success - Hart Research and Associates

The Importance of Knowing the Competencies that Employers Seek - Inside Higher Education

2 Hot Themes From a Fast-Growing Innovation Summit - Chronicle of Higher Education

CAREER READINESS For the New College Graduate A Definition and Competencies - NACE

National Association of Colleges and Employers - Competencies Defined


Ascan F. Koerner

Faculty Director
Career Readiness Initiative
Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies, Communication Studies
Johnston Hall #106
(612) 301-1606

Judith Anderson
Career Readiness Coordinator
Johnston Hall #106