college enrollment

12:13 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

KVCC Enrollment Drops 13-percent

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Officials believe reasons for the decline include decreased state and federal funding for student aid and Michigan's shrinking pool of college students
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- There are 1,400 fewer students at Kalamazoo Valley Community College this winter, compared with 2013. Enrollment has dropped 13 percent in a year, Michael McCall, director of admissions, registration and records, told KVCC's Board of Trustees Tuesday evening. It's the largest decline in at least five years.
8:54 am
Tue July 30, 2013

Fewer high school grads hurting enrollment at Michigan universities

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Western Michigan University, others, recruiting more out of state students
Though smaller classes of high school graduates are a phenomenon across the country, Michigan is home to the nation's second largest and fastest contraction. Only California is projected to lose more students at a faster rate, according to Knocking at the College Door, a report issued this year by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education.