College Degrees That Hold Value
Two significant efforts are bridging the divide between the classroom and the workforce: Tuning
and the Degree Qualifications Profile (DQP)
Tuning is a faculty-driven process that identifies: a) what a student should know and b) what a student should be able to do in a chosen discipline.
Degree Qualifications Profile (DQP) is a framework that looks beyond the discipline of study to the overall skills, knowledge and ability acquired in the college experience at each degree level: associate, bachelor and masters.
More than 600 institutions across the US are already engaged in both of these programs. Read more.