Georgia's job market looks strong for new college grads (WABE 90.1 FM)
KSU economist: Corporate relocations, expansions contribute to job opportunities
KENNESAW, Ga. (May 1, 2017) — Students graduating from college this month may have a good chance of finding employment within Georgia.
“We’ve had some good corporate relocations, we’ve had some announcements regarding the expansion of existing companies in Georgia, and all those translate into employment opportunities," said Roger Tutterow, the director of Kennesaw State University's Econometric Center.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.