College application trends for the class of 2024
Applications to small colleges are down; applications to large public universities soar
- Applications to private institutions in all regions are down from last year with the exception of small and midsize private schools in the South.
- Among public institutions, applications to large institutions (enrollments of 20,000 or more students) in all regions are up.
- Individual international applicant numbers are relatively flat over all (down less than one percent), with notable changes in applicants from the traditionally highest-volume countries.
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What to make of all this? No one’s quite sure yet, but rest assured as the data become available, we’ll be reporting on it.
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