Andrew Kelly: “Challenges in college completion, costs and value of a college degree”

122_Radio_Higher_Ed_logo_thumbJoin Radio Higher Ed co-hosts Kathryn Dodge, Alison Griffin and Elise Scanlon for a conversation with Andrew Kelly, a research fellow in education policy studies from the American Enterprise Institute. Mr. Kelly addresses the challenges of the college completion agenda, the costs associated with higher education and the value of today’s postsecondary degree and credential.


Individual Questions:
The challenge of the college completion agenda (5:02)
How can we ensure students are prepared for postsecondary education? (4:21)
Major cost drivers in higher education (2:33)
What can public institutions do to stem cost increases? (3:25)
What policies promote innovation in higher education? (4:13)
How do we assure quality among lower cost models for higher education? (3:14)
Should higher education have to prove the value of a degree? (6:41)
Have cost and capacity put higher ed out of reach? (3:37)
Analysis and Commentary (16:15)


Podcast Intro and Exit music by Won (FLT RSK) / CC BY-NC 3.0

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