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Georgetown named best college in Kentucky for students finding jobs, graduate school acceptance

For the third consecutive year, Georgetown College has been named the best college in Kentucky for students getting a job or into graduate school. With students increasingly focused on college kickstarting their careers, Georgetown stands out as the best in the Commonwealth. “Georgetown College stands out in Kentucky and the Southeast for the transformational education that we offer to our students,”...

Kentucky college campuses pilot employability certification for academic programs

Kentucky is the first state in the nation to pilot a certification process that ensures college graduates are ready for the workforce with essential employability skills, or the so-called “soft skills,” that employers say are often lacking in graduates. Launched just one year ago, three programs are now certified, including two bachelor’s degree programs at Murray State University — construction...