Institutions Respond to Shortage of StudentsFebruary 23, 2017 |
by Mike Mahoney
Central Ohio colleges and universities continue to compete and recruit aggressively, rebranding themselves and adding innovative new programs in an attempt to prove their value to sometimes skeptical students.
It’s easy to see why the competitive pace is quickening. A 15-year national growth spurt in high school graduates is over, and 2017 will bring a decline of about 81,000 nationwide.