What is the link between working while studying and future employment opportunities ? We analyze the 2007 promotion of university graduates in Catalonia, surveyed in 2011, taking into account the influence of work during school. We consider working while in college under two complementary perspectives : the competencies and the professionalization. Thus, some paid activities during studies favor the professional insertion, especially when jobs are linked to the curricula.
- higher education
- transition from school to work
- professional knowledge
- student labor