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National Job Corps study

Peter Z. Schochet

National Job Corps study

the short-term impacts of Job Corps on participants" employment and related outcomes : final report

by Peter Z. Schochet

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Published by Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Job Corps (U.S.) -- Evaluation.,
    • Youth -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Occupational training -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesNational Job Corps study: methodological appendixes on the short-term impact analysis: final report
      StatementPeter Z. Schochet, John Burghardt, Steven Glazerman.
      ContributionsBurghardt, John A., Glazerman, Steven., Mathematica Policy Research, inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6273 .S357 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationl, 258, [100] p. :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6832216M
      LC Control Number00325958
      OCLC/WorldCa43874088

      A large-scale experimental evaluation conducted in the mids, the National Job Corps Study (NJCS), found positive impacts on medium-term (but . If the Job Corps actually improves the skills of its participants, it should have substantially raised their hour-ly wages. A paltry $ increase in hourly wages suggests that Job Corps does little to boost the job skills of participants. A cost-benefit analysis based on the National Job Corps Study found that the benefits of the Job Corps do not.

      Learn job corps with free interactive flashcards. Choose from 86 different sets of job corps flashcards on Quizlet. The National Job Corps Association, Washington D. C. K likes. The mission of the National Job Corps Association is to unite the Job Corps community through /5(15).

      IDENTIFIERS *Job Corps. ABSTRACT. This study was undertaken to relate Job Corps training outcomes to the costs of training, in terms of human talent, time, and material resources. Training outcomes or benefits were classified according to Job Corps objectives, then compared to total costs incurred by both training center and enrollee. Empirical. Overview Overview Reviews 29 Jobs Salaries 59 Inter­views Benefits 1 Photos. View Jobs at Job Corps. Updated 30 English reviews out of Recommend to a Friend. Lenita Jacobs-Simmons. Your trust is our top concern, so companies can't alter or remove reviews. Aug Star Star Star Star Star. Work/Life Balance.1/5(30).


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The National Job Corps Study National Job Corps study book conducted between and Several reports were produced, including a final impact report, an implementation report, a cost-benefit analysis, and descriptive reports that describe the impacts by center characteristics and the characteristics of youth served by Job Corps.

Job Corps is the largest Free residential education. and job training program for young adults ages 16– We connect you with the skills and education. you need to get the career you want.

Explore The Perks. Explore Job Corps Benefits. and find your local center. Find Your Purpose. Earn your high school diploma.

explore academic on: Washington, DC The National Job Corps Study, funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, was designed to provide information National Job Corps study book the effectiveness of Job Corps in attaining its goal. The cornerstone of the National Job Corps Study was the random assignment of all youths found eligible for Job Corps to either a program or a control group.

Impact Findings from the National Job Corps Study by Peter Z. Schochet, John Burghardt and Sheena McConnell. Published in vol issue 5, pages of American Economic Review, DecemberAbstract: This paper presents findings from an experimental evaluation of Job C.

National Job Corps Association on Labor Secretary Confirmation Hearing Ap – The National Job Corps Association (NJCA) released the following statement after today’s Senate Health, Education,Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing on the nomination of Thomas Perez to become the next Secretary of Labor/5(14).

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Constitution Ave NW, Suite N Washington, DC phone. Find a Job Corps Center. Careers Begin Here!Location: Washington, DC The Value of Job Corps Training for Hispanic Youths," IZA Discussion PapersInstitute of Labor Economics (IZA).

Jan Blustein, " Toward a more public discussion of the ethics of federal social program evaluation," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 24(4), pages Studies consistently find Job Corps to be the most effective national dropout recovery program.

Last year, 75% of Job Corps’ nea enrollees entered employment or higher education, potentially saving taxpayers and society as much as $38 billion over their lifetimes.

Contract No.: K MPR Reference No.: National Job Corps Study: The Impacts of Job Corps on Participants Employment and Related Outcomes June Submitted to: Peter Z. Schochet John Burghardt Steven Glazerman Submitted by: U.S. Department of Labor Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Employment and Training Administration (Prime. National Job Corps Study in The National Job Corps Study is the first nationally representative experimental evaluation of a federal employment and training program for disadvantaged youths, unlike previous evalu-ations of similar programs that were conducted in purposively selected sites only (Robert J.

LaLonde). Get this from a library. Does Job Corps work?: summary of the national Job Corp study. [John A Burghardt; United States. Employment and Training Administration. Office of Policy and Research.; Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.].

The National Job Corps Study included several reports, including this longer-term impact report. The report’s objective was to examine the impact of the Job Corps program on participants’ long-term earnings, employment, and other outcomes.

The National Job Corps Study is being conducted under contract with the U.S. Department of Labor to provide Congress and program managers with the information they need to assess how well Job Corps attains its goal of helping students become employable, productive citizens. Job Corps is a program administered by the United States Department of Labor that offers free-of-charge education and vocational training to young men and women ages 16 to Job Corps has a budget of $ billion per year.

1 Mission and purpose. 4 Phases of career development. 8 Notable Job Corps members. 11 External links. Mission and arters: Washington, D.C. The National Job Corps Study, a randomized experiment—the “gold standard” of scientific research—assessed the impact of Job Corps on participants compared to similar individuals who did not participate in the program.

For a federal taxpayer investment of $25, per Job Corps participant, the study found. Compared to non-participants, Job Corp participants were less. Terry Johnson & R. Mark Gritz & Mary Kay Dugan, "National Job Corps Study: Job Corps Applicants' Programmatic Experiences," Mathematica Policy Research Reports d3b2a2ea7ffd7a6fc9, Mathematica Policy Research.

repec:mpr:mprres is not listed on IDEAS Sheena McConnell & Steven Glazerman, Cited by: A study involving random assignment of all youth eligible for Job Corps to either a Job Corps program or to a control group was conducted to assess the impact of Job Corps on key participant outcomes. Participants in the study were nationwide youth eligible for Job Corps who applied for enrollment for the first time between Novemand Decem Cited by: 8.

The mission of the National Job Corps Association is to unite the Job Corps community through activities and services that strengthen the program for the benefit of students, staff and employers. The National Job Corps Association, Inc.

(NJCA) is a (c) (6) professional trade association comprised of business, labor, volunteer, advocacy, academic and community [ ]. The National Job Corps Study has found that Job Corps makes a meaningful difference for its participants and is a good investment. How do the findings from this study square.

The second evaluation, the National Job Corps Study: The Benefits and Costs of Job Corps (" cost-benefit study"), found small increases in income and other benefits due to Job Corps. For the study, Chen and Flores analyzed data from the National Job Corps Study, a randomized experiment funded by the U.S.

Department of Labor to .Job Corps is a no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages improve the quality of their lives by empowering them to get great jobs and become independent.

For information on Job Corps, including eligibility requirements and location of the center nearest you, please visit .