Public Agenda

Press Coverage for Is College Worth it For Me?

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Prospective Adult Students Miss Key Data on College Options, Report Says (The Chronicle of Higher Education, November 4, 2013)

In the Dark on Data (Inside Higher Ed, November 4, 2013)

Report suggests adults going back to college aren't making informed decisions (Journal Sentinel, November 4, 2013)

Smart Shoppers: The End of the "College for All" Debate? (Eduwonk.Com, November 4, 2013)

In the Dark on Data (College Career Central, November 5, 2013)

Adults don't do enough research on colleges (Cleveland.Com, November 4, 2013)

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Is College Worth It For Me?

How Adults Without Degrees Think About Going (Back) to School

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This 2013 Public Agenda report examines the expectations, attitudes and needs of adults who are thinking about earning post-secondary credentials after having spent some or in most cases many years in the workforce.


Press Release Monday, November 4th, 2013

Adult Prospective Students Lacking the Information to Make Best College Choices