Labor market intelligence for the education ecosystem

At Lightcast, we work across consulting firms, ed tech, bootcamps, P-20 education, associations, and all entities that serve learners and institutions. We support all who are related to education; tangentially or directly.

People Collaboration

Get personalized solutions to match your objectives

We offer a range of solutions, from intuitive software to fully customizable APIs, all backed by the best available labor market data and analytics. To find the best options for you, we start by listening. Whether you serve institutions, learners, organizations, or businesses, we’d love to learn more about your work and explore together how Lightcast data can enhance the value you provide to your customers. 

Whether you’re helping institutions decide which programs to offer or helping individuals explore which courses to take, labor market intelligence can illuminate the best path forward.


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Tap into our library of over 30,000 skills

Updated every two weeks to keep pace with an evolving labor market, Lightcast skills are categorized, machine-readable, and ready to integrate with your product or service. Use these skill insights to:

    Create precision alignment between course content and in-demand skills

    Help workers identify skill gaps and find relevant training

    Tag learning content with skills data to make market relevance transparent

    Break through the language barrier that separates employers and educators

    Illuminate skill-based (non-traditional) career pathways and transitions

Reach out to learn more about the Lightcast skills library, and see how it works!


Lightcast data is interoperable and available in the format you need:

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Through our easy-to-use products, you can: instantly access intelligence on job postings, resumes, and Lightcast modeled government data; have your learners explore career pathways and associated labor market information and much more.

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API & Snowflake

Our datasets and models can be accessed through Application Programming Interface (API), as well as through Snowflake, a datalake service. Leverage the flexibility of integrating Lightcast data directly into internal dashboards for business intelligence or in external products to serve your customers.

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Professional Analyses

Need market insight but don’t have time to wade through the research? Lightcast’s experienced team of economists can crunch the numbers for you. From aligning curriculum with career opportunities to quantifying the economic impact of education,  we can do the analysis and deliver the findings in a beautiful, shareable report to help you spread the word.

Support that goes above and beyond.

When you work with Lightcast, premium data and analytics are just the beginning. Our team is made up of knowledgeable and friendly professionals who pride themselves on providing proactive support, and partnering with you to ensure your success.

Our exceptional customer service is one of the reasons we're able to build strong and lasting relationships with leading organizations in the education ecosystem. Here are just a few that we work with currently:

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Let's work together to unlock opportunity.

Use this form to let us know a little about yourself, and a Lightcast representative will get in touch with you soon. We can't wait to see what we'll accomplish together!