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Author(s):Institute for Higher Education Policy
Title:Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Short Description:Declining grant aid, changing demographics, competition among colleges, and other factors will collide, according to this new report, leading to diminished college participation for the nation’s fastest growing and most disadvantaged groups.
Annotation:A diverse array of factors at the federal, state, and institutional levels are likely to converge in the coming decade with potentially serious negative consequences on higher education opportunity for low-income, minority, and other underserved populations. Declining grant aid, changing demographics, competition among colleges, and other factors will collide, according to this new report, leading to diminished college participation for the nation’s fastest growing and most disadvantaged groups.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
Low-Income Students
National Perspectives

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