From CampusBird Blog
Small, rural colleges are critically important for millions of students, but it can be a challenge for these schools to attract students. This post offers several actionable take aways to answer the question: How can rural colleges compete?
In a recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Lawrence Biemiller discussed the challenges small, rural colleges face to recruit incoming freshmen and maintain competitive retention rates. The story, “Small, Rural Colleges Grapple With Their Geography,” offers a fascinating insight into the everyday challenges that rural colleges face when competing to recruit and retail students. Read more »