Adult Learner Growth Strategy Through the Next Decade

As the COVID-19 crisis exacerbates declines in traditional undergraduate enrollment, institutions are turning to graduate, online, and adult education programs to diversify revenue.

EAB’s analysis of countercyclical enrollment trends from the 2008 Recession indicates the pandemic and recession may again boost graduate and adult learner enrollments. And this time, non-profit colleges and universities are better poised to compete with for-profit institutions.

Download this short presentation for our latest research on:
  • The anticipated impact of COVID-19 on traditional undergraduate enrollment
  • The expected countercyclical boost in graduate enrollments
  • What improved online learning capabilities mean for non-profit institutions’ ability to compete with the for-profit sector
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