Case for programs

Bureau of labor statistics

The projected percent change in employment from 2016 to 2026. The average growth rate for all occupations is 7 percent.

Technical writers: 11%

Advertising, Promotions, and Marketing Managers: 10%

Health educators: 16%

instructional coordinators: 11%

training and development specialists: 11%

web developers: 15%

writers and authors: 8%

public relations specialist (includes social media specialists): 9%

social and community service managers: 18%

CNN Money and Pay Scale https://money.cnn.com/pf/best-jobs/

Demand for IT security consultants are projected to grow a solid 37% between 2012 and 2022. From their 2017 survey.

Content strategist: 32%

Webmaster: 27%

e-learning specialist: 8%

social media manager: 9%

user interface designer: 27%

user experience designer: 13%

Reports that could provide insights and value for various arguments

http://www.naceweb.org/career-readiness/competencies/are-college-graduates-career-ready/

http://www.naceweb.org/career-development/trends-and-predictions/job-outlook-2016-attributes-employers-want-to-see-on-new-college-graduates-resumes/

https://www.burning-glass.com/wp-content/uploads/Saving-the-Liberal-Arts.pdf

https://psmag.com/education/studying-humanities-teaches-you-how-to-get-a-job

https://www.wsj.com/articles/hunting-for-soft-skills-companies-scoop-up-english-majors-1477404061

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2017/12/20/the-surprising-thing-google-learned-about-its-employees-and-what-it-means-for-todays-students/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.8fc8289c2d0e

Why English Majors are the Hot New Hires (American Express OpenForum)

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