Helping Communities Shine

Whether researching and implementing ways to shape a community's economic development plan or partnering to create ways to put people to work, CREC connects researchers and policymakers with:

     • Data training
     • Custom portfolios that aid regional competitiveness

Project Profile

Increasing Post-Secondary Educational Attainment Through Improved Data

Lumina Foundation
Start Date: Dec 2013 — End Date: Apr 2015

The white paper will serve as a strategic plan for building that system. The project also includes research focused on enhancing our understanding of key public data issues as well as technical assistance to Lumina staff and grantees on how best to use data in their policy decisions and project implementation.

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About the Client

Lumina Foundation

Lumina Foundation is an independent, private foundation committed to increasing the proportion of Americans with high-quality degrees, certificates and other credentials to 60 percent by 2025.