Okay folks, here it is. The official NPRM for modifying Gainful Employment.
August 14, 2018, the Department published in the Federal Register a notice of proposed rulemaking to rescind the gainful employment (GE) regulations, which added subpart Q of the Student Assistance General... [More]
Here's the story at InsideHigherEd.
Here's the argument presented in the two-page factsheet regarding the draft notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM):
Research findings published subsequent to the GE regulations pointed out that the D/E rate is not an accurate proxy for quality or performance... [More]
You may have seen this story in the Wall Street Journal, "Will Majoring in Psychology Make You Better Off? The Government Wants to Know." If not, it uses some of our wage and debt data to illustrate what debt-to-income ratios for five majors would look like under a proposal to require Gainfu... [More]
So, rather than write about Gainful Employment, which I expect I will save until next week, I want to highlight a series of tweets coming out from Joshua Goodman as he attended the National Bureau of Economic Research Summer Institute. You can find them here.
At @nberpubs Summer... [More]
This past Wednesday was the first meeting of the Transfer Data Collection & Reporting Working Group. We had a good discussion and ended with a handful of issues/questions for consultation with campus colleagues, most notably the Registrars.
During the meeting, SCHEV Academic Affair... [More]
We've been talking at SCHEV for a number of weeks about new models for communicating data as part of our work with the Ad Hoc Committee on Data and Policy. One of the models I've been experimenting with focuses on developing a standard format for one-pagers that focus on single idea/measure,... [More]