Indicators of Higher Education Equity in the United States
2019 Historical Trend Report
June 19, 2019
Author(s): Cahalan, M., Perna, L. W., Yamashita, M., Wright, J.. Santillan, S.
Organization(s): The Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education, the Council for Opportunity in Education (COE), and the Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy at the University of Pennsylvania (PennAHEAD)
While the United States is making progress in increasing postsecondary attainment, inequalities in higher education opportunity continue to persist. This report examines six equity indicators to provide an in-depth analysis.
Additional data and charts can be viewed from the companion Equity Indicators Website.