Document Number: 10768Demography as Destiny: Policy Considerations in Enrollment Management -
A confluence of increasing racial/ethnic student composition in higher education and public pressure to improve graduation rates while hurting economically is making life difficult for college administrators. The author concludes that "policymakers and practitioners need to examine issues of affordability, student recruitment, and accountability and to reward institutions for their successes in addressing gaps in educational attainment."
This policy brief summarizes the main findings from WICHE's recently released eighth edition of Knocking at the College Door. (Brian T. Prescott, WICHE, April 2013)...
Related IssuesPostsecondary Participation