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Hidden in Plain Sight

Understanding Part-Time College Students in America

Posted: September 6, 2017
Authors: Marcella Bombardieri
Organizations: Center for American Progress

Part-time students make up nearly 40 percent of those attending college, yet their graduation rates fall far below those of their full-time peers. A report from the Center for American Progress details what is known about part-time students and their experiences, and explores what still needs to be learned to help them persist on the road to a college credential.

Hidden in Plain Sight