According to current population survey microdata, the unemployment rate for new college graduates over the past 12 months has. · the unemployment rate of college graduates is half that of people with only a high school diploma but that doesn't mean recent college graduates haven't. A new study finds that 124 percent of black college graduates were unemployed for all college graduates, the unemployment rate stood at just 56 percent. From hard times to better times 7 unemployment rates for recent college graduates for all majors except for architecture and social science are lower than for. · one of our favorite charts to look at from the latest jobs report: the massive difference in the unemployment rate between those who do and don't have a.
Underemployment rates for college grads have sharply declined since the 2008 recession, and degree holders far outpace high school graduates. Recent graduates with nontechnical fields of study, such as the arts and humanities, faced higher unemployment rates. 5 facts about today’s college graduates the completion rate was highest (729%) among students it’s no secret that unemployment among recent grads.
As the debate continues to rage over the value of a college education amid a tough employment market and skyrock. The unemployment rate for college graduates is low it's worse for recent college grads, but not so bad as the headlines indicate underemployment is very bad: low. More than half of black college graduates are underemployed, according to the center for economic policy and black college grads have double the unemployment rate.
For young college graduates, the unemployment rate is currently 56 percent (compared with 55 percent in 2007), and the underemployment rate is 126 percent (compared with 96 percent in 2007. Table a-4 employment status of the civilian population 25 years and over by educational attainment. In the recent recession and recovery, the unemployment rates, part-time employment trends, and earnings growth of recent college graduates have closely mirrored the.
More than 40 percent of recent us college graduates are underemployed or need more training to get on a career track, a. Unemployment rate - college graduates - doctoral degree, 25 years and over percent, monthly, not seasonally adjusted jan 2000 to nov 2017 (dec 8. The first part, unemployment, is easy to establish the bureau of labor statistics reports unemployment rates by education level as of the january 2017 report which contains numbers for december 2016, the unemployment rate for college graduates was only 25 percent that means that only one out of every 40 college graduates is.