postsecondary education

At Washington’s public colleges and universities, a lasting slump in enrollment

BY: - September 27, 2023

Enrollment at public colleges and universities in Washington was still lagging last year after a drop at the start of the pandemic, according to a new report. The decline is most dramatic at public community and technical colleges, where enrollment sank 25% from fall 2019 to fall 2022, the report from the Washington Student Achievement […]

Degrees and other credentials beyond high school slip for WA students, estimates show

BY: - August 22, 2023

Fewer Washington students will earn college degrees and other credentials after high school in the next few years, likely due to fallout from the pandemic, according to a new report from Washington Roundtable, a non-profit run by business leaders in the state.  The report found that only 40% of Washington high school students in the […]