low-income students

Report: Rampant student misconception is hurting admissions


Data challenges the commonly held perception that low-income students have a deficit and cannot thrive in four-year colleges.

Contrary to a commonly-held belief that low-income students are more likely to struggle in a four-year institution, new data indicates students from low-income households are, in fact, likely to thrive in four-year institutions, according to a new survey.

Higher education institutions are relying on predictive analysis to make decisions about admission and resource allocation, but that process could perpetuate the under-representation of minority and low-income students, according to a
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  • Laura Ascione