October 4, 2009
Catholic Colleges Work to Maintain Access as Their Profiles Rise
Catholic higher education has a long history of providing access and opportunity to disadvantaged and underserved students. But that commitment becomes harder to maintain when a college sees its profile begin to rise. How do Catholic colleges stay true to their mission of access in the face of market realities?
That question provided the framework for a symposium of Catholic college leaders here last week. The meeting, "Balancing Market and Mission: Enrollment