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Graduate starting salaries in UK - Dropped by 11%, from £24,293 to £21,701 in real terms between 2007 and 2012

The starting salaries for graduate jobs has declined as the economic downturn bites. 

The average starting salary for graduates in professional employment dropped by 11%, from £24,293 to £21,701 in real terms between 2007 and 2012. 101 more words

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US - Liberal arts field can and does lead to successful and remunerative careers in a wide array of professions says a report

In How Liberal Arts and Sciences Majors Fare in Employment, authors Debra Humphreys and Patrick Kelly analyze data from the 2010-11 US Census Bureau’s American Community Survey and provide answers to some common questions posed by students, parents, and policy makers who are increasingly concerned about the value of college degrees. 294 more words

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China's grads - Shanghai the top pick for job

A recent survey shows that Shanghai has become the favorite place for China’s college graduates to find a job, overtaking the capital Beijing. 

From over 50,000 students at more than 100 colleges who were surveyed by the 21st Century English Paper of the English-language China Daily, 27% said Shanghai is their first choice for a job after graduation. 83 more words

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A wild resource appears!

Today I found out about Course Report, which has program summaries and student interviews from every developer bootcamp I’ve looked at, and dozens more. 

So I’ll be over there for a minute today, doing some digging. 115 more words

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Graduates in Canada - A ‘lost generation’ really ?

Statistics Canada released the first data from the new National Graduates’ Survey. To put it mildly, this new data blows both of those narratives out of the water. 277 more words

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US - 260,000 graduates in minimum wage jobs

About 260,000 people who had a college or professional degree made at or below the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  290 more words

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India - One in four business graduates get jobs in US

About one in four business school graduates in India find jobs in America, second only to China, which sends 38 per cent of its alumni to the US, according to a new survey.  133 more words

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