An analysis of the 26 higher-education institutions in the Crain’s colleges and universities full digital list saw about a 3.8% decrease in combined undergraduate and graduate full-time equivalent enrollment since the same period in 2020.
November 15, 2021
International graduate enrollments rebounded sharply post-pandemic, climbing 13 percent after last year’s declines. But the number of foreign undergraduates continued to slide, declining eight percent from fall 2020.
November 1, 2021
Concerns about COVID, economic uncertainties, and family and medical issues were reasons officials cited for the drops.
October 22, 2021
Those who are parents told Cuyahoga Community College officials that uncertainty around their kids’ K-12 school schedules influenced choices they made about their own educations. The strength of the current job market affected things, too.
October 3, 2021
Enrollment for this fall dropped 6% compared with last year. That follows a 10% decrease in enrollment from fall 2019 to the fall of 2020.
September 17, 2021
About 64,000 students are attending community college this semester, a drop of around 3,500 students from last fall.
September 16, 2021
Enrollment, though, still remains well below pre-pandemic levels.
September 15, 2021
The community college system projects enrollment to drop 6.2%. That follows a 10% dip in enrollment last year.
August 6, 2021
After steep declines last year, many colleges are projecting decreases again this fall.
July 12, 2021