Partnering with Industry

University of Phoenix
LauraAnn Migliore
Patricia Akojie
Presentation Date: 
Friday, August 7, 2020
Event or Conference: 
Knowledge Without Borders (KWB) Virtual Summit
Presentation Type: 
Paper Presentation
Boyer's Domain: 
Presentation Location: 
University of Phoenix
Online Summit
Phoenix, AZ 85040
United States
Abstract: 
Workforce development creates opportunity for higher education institutions to partner with industry in building learner personal and professional capabilities relevant to 21st Century job requirements. The purpose of this mixed methods study is to assess the Association for Talent Development (ATD) Capability Model through the lens of strategy to determine its effectiveness for developing personal and professional capabilities within the University of Phoenix (UOPX) School of Business curriculum or certification programs as related to workforce development needs. The study is also applicable to other colleges within the UOPX institution.