Economy, Affordability to Blame in Decreased Community College EnrollmentSeptember 17, 2019 |
by Sarah Wood
New research from the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) found that postsecondary institutions are struggling to recruit students.
Every two years, SREB–a nonpartisan nonprofit that works to improve education throughout the southern states–publishes a Fact Book of Higher Education which collects data on higher education and analyzes long-term trends for state legislatures and policymakers.
“Our hope is that by compiling all this data that folks will have the opportunity to see it and find it useful,” said Dr. Susan Campbell Lounsbury, director of education services at SREB.