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Census Report: Enrollment Fell by 467,000 in 2012

09/04/2013

Inside Higher Ed.  September 4, 2013.  College enrollment fell by 467,000 in the fall of 2012, according to a Census Bureau report released Tuesday. The decline followed substantial increases in previous years. Most of the 2012 decline came from older students (those 25 and older). Their enrollment fell by 419,000.