Factor Demographics into Your Planning

City College enrollment levels dropped 26%, school critics were miffed, citing San Francisco’s population increase. The critics don’t understand Demographics.

Millennials (19-35 years old) are the traditional Community College target and a huge cohort. Gen Z (<19 years old) are about 2/3 the size of millennials. Point being is this: Community Colleges historically go after the <19-year-old market.

No wonder enrollment numbers are falling at Community Colleges.


Factor Demographics into all of your planning.

Presidential Plan to Partner with Community Colleges

President Obama has proposed an $8 billion College to Careers transition program. I’m assuming Community Colleges by definition are the State Funded publicly owned institutions. Assuming this is correct, then I’m sorry but I’m not feeling much Valentine’s love regarding this announcement.

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