Inquiries for on-campus programs have been falling for years but rose in October and November 2018. Sadly, they resumed their fall in December, dropping 6.5%. The worst may still be ahead for on-ground programs.
Where Have the Adult Students Gone?
Why is adult enrollment in higher education declining? With over 117 million American adults lacking a college degree, the opportunity to tap into this vast population seems promising! We identify the sectors experiencing the most significant declines and showcase successful institutions that have attracted and graduated adult learners through tailored academic programs.