Percent change, year over year
Note: Measures shown for "All colleges" include students at private two-year colleges. However, individual trend lines for those colleges are omitted because they reflect a very small number of students.
Source: National Student Clearinghouse Research Center
The big story is the surge in traditional-age students at community colleges, while headcounts at private and public institutions held steady, says a new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.