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Suburban Colleges Report Huge Enrollment Declines Among Latino, Black and Adult Learners



by Madhu Krishnamurthy

The coronavirus pandemic’s disproportionate impact on racial and ethnic minorities extends beyond higher rates of infection and deaths statewide.

Its economic fallout also is hurting their educational progress, say leaders at suburban community colleges seeing huge declines in student enrollment, particularly among adult learners, Black, Latino and other disadvantaged student populations.

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