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University Career Guidance Works!

VU International News and Reviews No. 105 January 29 2018

January 2018

From a 2017 survey among over 32 000 students at 43 randomly selected Higher Education institutions in the US, Gallup and Strada conclude in their 2017 College Student Survey that career services at universities are effective in boosting the students’ confidence in their preparedness for the job market. This is particularly true for students from non-traditional and underrepresented backgrounds. But these services are still underutilised, with 60% of the students in the survey never using either physical or online career services.

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