Enrollment is plummeting at a college that was rocked by racially charged protests 2 years ago
|07/10/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Enrollment at the University of Missouri is plummeting two years after the school was rocked by racially charged protests, according to a New York Times report on Monday.
Freshman enrollment at the school has fallen 35% since 2015, costing it millions of dollars in lost tuition, and leaving it desperate for funding, the Times reported.
The dropoff is especially pronounced among minority students — freshman enrollment among black students fell 42%, compared to 21% among white freshmen. The newest data continue the downward trend that officials recognized early last year.
University officials openly acknowledge the events of 2015 as having caused read more >>>