Pandemic has shaken colleges’ future enrollment prospects: survey

Dive Brief: More than half of college enrollment officers said in a recent survey they expect the pandemic to significantly affect how they build their applicant pools going forward. The National Association for College Admission Counseling, in conjunction with software company Salesforce, surveyed nearly 400 admissions officers in August and September to gauge their enrollment […]

Is it safe for colleges to send students home for winter break?

Dive Brief: Residential colleges holding classes in-person this fall should take precautions when sending students home for winter break, including testing them for the coronavirus, public health experts say. Many institutions that brought students back to campus...

How colleges can make prior learning assessment more equitable

Dive Brief: Nontraditional college students, generally age 25 and older, who earned credit through prior learning assessments were more likely to complete a credential than peers who did not earn credits, according to new research from the Council for Adult and...