14 episodes

Career education is a vital pipeline to high demand jobs in the workforce. Students from all walks of life benefit from the opportunity to pursue their career education goals and find new employment opportunities. Join Dr. Jason Altmire, President and CEO of Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU), as he discusses the issues and innovations affecting postsecondary career education. Twice monthly, he and his guests discuss politics, business, and current events impacting education and public policy.

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Career education is a vital pipeline to high demand jobs in the workforce. Students from all walks of life benefit from the opportunity to pursue their career education goals and find new employment opportunities. Join Dr. Jason Altmire, President and CEO of Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU), as he discusses the issues and innovations affecting postsecondary career education. Twice monthly, he and his guests discuss politics, business, and current events impacting education and public policy.

    An Insider Look into the Midterm Elections w/ Chad Pergram

    An Insider Look into the Midterm Elections w/ Chad Pergram

    The midterm elections are fast approaching, so Dr. Jason Altmire talks with Fox News’ Congressional Correspondent Chad Pergram about the likely shift in the U.S. House of Representatives and the legislative hurdles facing both parties.

    • 27 min
    Colleges Need to Fundamentally Change or Risk Closure

    Colleges Need to Fundamentally Change or Risk Closure

    Thought leaders in higher education have been concerned about the future of higher education. In this episode, Dr. Jason Altmire talks with Dr. Robert Zemsky and Dr. Lori Carrell about how higher education must fundamentally change or risk closure.

    • 28 min
    A Reporter’s Perspective on Higher Education Politics and Policy

    A Reporter’s Perspective on Higher Education Politics and Policy

    Michael Stratford is the senior education writer for Politico, reporting at the intersection of politics and education policy. In this episode, Dr. Jason Altmire sits down with Michael to discuss the differences and similarities in covering three different presidential administrations and what he sees unfolding in today’s education policy issues.

    • 20 min
    Congressman Burgess Owens' Guiding Principles: Faith, Family, Free Markets, and Education

    Congressman Burgess Owens' Guiding Principles: Faith, Family, Free Markets, and Education

    Congressman Burgess Owens is one of the most interesting people you’ll meet, from growing up in the segregated South to winning a Superbowl, to now serving in Congress. Dr. Jason Altmire talks with Congressman Owens about why a successful future for America starts with education.

    • 26 min
    What is the Real Financial Value of Higher Education?

    What is the Real Financial Value of Higher Education?

    Preston Cooper takes a unique approach to calculating the return-on-investment (ROI) for college degrees. Dr. Jason Altmire talks with Preston, Research Fellow at The Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, about his research that looks at the lifetime financial value of 60,000 different programs.

    • 23 min
    The Data Reveals the Truth on Students’ Return-On-Investment

    The Data Reveals the Truth on Students’ Return-On-Investment

    In this episode, Dr. Jason Altmire talks with Michael about how his work now focuses on return-on-investment (ROI) and putting out information that helps ensure students get the best bang-for-their-buck.

    • 27 min

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