New Data Allow High Schools to Compare Graduates' College Choices

As any college counselor knows, income plays a large role in determining which students go to college as well as when and where they enroll. Now public high schools have a way to compare their postsecondary-enrollment outcomes to those of schools around the country with similar proportions of low-income and minority students.

A new report released on Tuesday by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center traces the progress of