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Industry Alignment: A Higher Ed Imperative

Employers are increasingly looking to skills-based hiring and it benefits higher education institutions to align their programs to industry needs and equip their students with the necessary skills sought by employers. Programs in sync with industry leaders have a unique opportunity to integrate key skills and competencies and produce work-ready graduates. In this video, Assistant Director of Learner & Career Pathways, Lynn Nahmens, sits down with Dr. Charles Berryman, the Chair of Bert. S. Turner Department of Construction Management to discuss the critical need to align industry and curricula.