First-generation college students are a growing population. Approximately 1 in 3 college students today are first-generation, and one-quarter are classified as both first generation and low income students.
When I think about the pressures my colleagues in the Community College space are facing, my head starts to spin. The largest sector in higher education is composed of community colleges that serve undergraduate
Student success is not a new issue for higher ed institutions – but many colleges and universities are having trouble moving the needle on student persistence and retention rates. Check out the infographic below to