College Enrollment Nears Demographic Cliff

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Even before the coronavirus pandemic exacerbated issues  related to enrollment, colleges and universities had their work cut out for them with recruitment and retention. Simply put, the pool of potential college applicants is, and has been, shrinking. Regional university campuses have seen the effect on their enrollment numbers. After five to six years of steady growth at Kent State University, “We’re now in a period of three to four years of gradual decline,

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