Who is Today’s Student?
Adult Learners

Who is Today’s Student?

Today's student is struggling to navigate an outdated system

Posted: Feb. 6, 2019
Organization(s): Lumina Foundation

When thinking of typical college students, most of us envision 18- to-21- year-olds fresh out of high school taking classes full-time on a sprawling campus. That is no longer true: full-time, 18- to 21-year-old students now make up just a third of the college population. Today’s students represent a new reality.

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