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Author(s):Berger, J
Title:“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
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Date:2008
Organization:Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation
Short Description:In February 2007 the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation issued a report entitled The Price of Knowledge 2006–07: Why Access Matters. This research note seeks to clarify the discussion by examining the latest data on the interactions between higher education and the labor market and providing an analysis of recent reports discussing the post-secondary enrollment outlook.
Annotation:In February 2007 the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation issued a report entitled The Price of Knowledge 2006–07: Why Access Matters. The report’s central argument, that post-secondary enrollment in Canada will soon decline unless steps are taken to improve the participation rate of youth currently under-represented at colleges and universities, sparked some controversy. This research note seeks to clarify the discussion by examining the latest data on the interactions between higher education and the labor market and providing an analysis of recent reports discussing the post-secondary enrollment outlook. It also highlights new information on the benefits of post-secondary studies and provides an update on the socio-economic background of the current Canadian student body.
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College Access
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Enrollment
Financial Aid, Affordability, Tuition, and Costs
International Perspectives
Low-Income Students
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Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
How America pays for college 2011
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries
Trends in public higher education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, revenues and expenditures
Trends in college spending, 1999-2009
Repository of resources for undocumented students
The Division III financial aid reporting program: Review results 2005-06 through 2010-11: Executive summary
Find the best colleges for you: Focus on information that matters (English and Spanish Versions)
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
Preserving the federal Pell Grant Program
Net tuition and net price trends in the United States: 2000-2009
State policy profiles for completion by design
Does federal student aid raise tuition? New evidence on for-profit colleges
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
The College Match Program
Promoting educational opportunity: The Pell Grant program at community colleges
The bottom line: Ensuring that students and parents understand the net price of college
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
National Coalition for College Completion
College Savings Foundation: 2011 Survey of parents
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
Getting through: Higher education's plan to increase the college completion rates of Boston public schools graduates
State Policies Affecting the “Adult Re-Entry Pipeline” in Postsecondary Education: Results of a Fifty-State Inventory
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
Academic competitiveness and national SMART grant programs: First-year lessons learned
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
Web tables - student financing of undergraduate education: 2007-08
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
Closing the college completion gap: A guidebook for the faith community
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
Is college worth it? College presidents, public assess value, quality and mission of higher education
Still denied: How community colleges shortchange students by not offering federal loans
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Wealth, income, and academic achievement in the college-going process
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
Adding it all up: An early look at net price calculators
Trends in college pricing 2010
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
DOD Education benefits: Increased oversight of tuition assistance program is needed
Cohort default rate resources
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Proposal for standardization of financial aid award letters and net price calculators
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
State tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities, 2010-11
Trends in the receipt of Pell Grants: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Driving innovation: How six states are organizing to improve outcomes in developmental education
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Who wins? Who pays? The economic returns and costs of a Bachelor's degree
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
Piling it on: The growth of proprietary school loans and the consequences for students
The rise of college student borrowing
The advanced placement program benefits mainly well-prepared students who pass AP exams
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Federal Student Aid strategic plan: FY 2011-15
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
A decade of undergraduate student aid: 1989-90 to 1999-2000
Proposed legislative changes to the post-9/11 GI Bill: Potential implications for veterans and colleges
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
Summer snapshot: Exploring the impact of higher achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on summer learning
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
The EFC formula, 2012-2013
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Twenty-first Century Scholars Indiana college assistance and incentives resource book
You can go! Educator resources
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways, and progress
Federal higher education policy and the profitable nonprofits
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Full Report)
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Short Version)
Debt to degree: A new way of measuring college success
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Gender inequalities in education
Making college more affordable: The president's plan to lower college tuition is a good first step but more can be done
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
SREB: State data exchange report: 42 Years and still counting: 2010-11 Indicators report
The economic value of opportunity youth
Prison vs. Princeton
Unbundling youth, family, and community involvement in college access: On the ground in Austin, Texas
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
Still on the sidelines: What role will higher education trustees play in higher education reform?
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
For profit schools: Experiences of undercover students enrolled in online classes at selected institutions
School counselors literature and landscape review: The state of school counseling in America
Higher education findings from a nationwide bipartisan survey of 872 respondents age 18-34
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Mobility makers
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
The economic case for higher education
National student aid profile: Overview of 2012 federal programs
How America pays for college 2012
Simplifying student aid: What it would mean for states
Hiring and higher education: Business executives talk about the costs and benefits of college
Degreeless in debt: What happens to borrowers who drop out
Information constraints and financial aid policy
College hopes and worries survey
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways and progress
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
Improving the college scorecard: Using student feedback to create an effective disclosure
Preventing abuse in federal student aid: Community college practices
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
College Savings Foundation
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Paying for college: Students from middle-income backgrounds
CollegeFish.org
Special populations: Tips for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
College readiness issue brief: Early commitment of financial aid: Individual development accounts (IDAs) for higher education
Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2009
Student debt and the class of 2008
For-profit colleges: Undercover testing finds colleges encouraged fraud and engaged in deceptive and questionable marketing practices
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
Trends in College Spending (TCS) Online
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
Maintenance of effort: An evolving federal-state policy approach to ensuring college affordability
Student debt 101
Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino students
YourWordsToday.org
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Remission of fees (free tuition) for the child(ren) of a disabled veteran
Essential elements of engagement: High expectations and high support
Paving the way: How financial aid awareness affects college access and success
The case for more attention to financial assistance for adult learners in Indiana who will need to seek Bachelor's degree completion at a distance
Think college? Me? Now?
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
The iron triangle: College presidents talk about costs, access and quality
The impact of increases in Pell Grant awards on college-going among lower income youth: Results from a natural experiment
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
2007-08 National postsecondary student aid study (NPSAS:08): Student financial aid estimates for 2007-08
Financial aid in theory and practice
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
Strategies to empower low-income and minority students in gaining admission to and paying for college
The 2008 amendments to the Higher Education Act: Are we on the right track?
Loan forgiveness for public service employees
Getting with the program: Community college students need access to federal loans
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
How America saves for college 2009: Sallie Mae's national study of students and parents
How America pays for college 2009: A national study by Gallup and Sallie Mae
Rethinking the middleman: Federal student loan guarantee agencies
Public institution and university system financial conditions survey
Loan forgiveness and tax deduction benefits for college admission counseling professionals
Working learners: Educating our entire workforce for success in the 21st century
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
Characteristics of private student loan borrowers who do not use federal education loans
Impact of college rankings on institutional decision making: Four country case studies
Quick facts about financial aid and community colleges, 2007-08
The public realities of private student loans
Best Business Schools
Pacific Northwest scholarship guide - online
The Sallie Mae Fund
2007 Guide to applying for financial aid and scholarships
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Indiana's adult education and workforce skills performance report: Preparing adults for a brighter future
From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
Financial aid pledges to reduce student debt (list of colleges and universities reducing or eliminating student loans for low-income families)
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Education Finance Council
Parent expectations and planning for college: Statistical analysis report
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
What every college access practitioner should know: About sources of funding and other support
Indiana college access funding organizations
Strategic directions in Indiana education
Woodrow Wilson Fellowships
Engaged for success: Service-learning as a tool for high school dropout prevention
Early intervention programs: Opening the doors to higher education
Counselors and Mentors Handbook on Federal Student Aid: A Guide for Those Helping Students Prepare for Postsecondary Education
Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students
Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Gates Millennium Scholars Scholarships
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
Project Complete
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Opportunity matters: A journal of research informing educational opportunity, practice and programs
NASFAA's cash for college
Loan forgivness for public service employees
Parent and student guide to federal tax benefits for tuition and fees for tax year 2007
Financial aid consultants and scholarship search services fact sheet
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
Trends in student aid 2007
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
Student loans and public accountability
Student charges and financial aid: 2006-07
Constrained after college: Student loans and early career occupational choices
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
Cashing in or cashing out: Tools for measuring the effectiveness and outcomes of financial aid events
College bound? Don't get hooked by misleading financial aid offers
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
College Access: Indiana
Creating options 2007: Financial aid for individuals with disabilities
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Helping families finance college: Improved student loan disclosures and counseling
State grant aid and it's effects on students' college choices
National and state data
How do I pay for college?
Cómo pagar por sus estudios universitarios (Financial aid guide)
Financial aid FAQ (frequently asked questions)
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Finding the right college for you
Transfer students: Planning your successful college transfer
Low income student scholarships
Opening the door to the American Dream: Increasing higher education access and success for immigrants
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the West
Where the scholarships are: How to develop a scholarship strategy
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
Digest of Education Statistics
Back to school: Federal student aid policy and adult college enrollment
Lumina Foundation for Education: Adult learners
The federal government and the student aid partnership
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for twelve states
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
NDSFA: Recommendations for improving federal aid delivery
California trends in student aid: 1994-95 to 2003-04
GI bill: A reality check
Unintended consequences of tuition discounting
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
Reflections on college access and persistence
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
State of decline? Gaps in college access and achievement call for renewed commitment to educating Californians
College access marketing campaigns: Influencing college-going behaviors of underrepresented students
Early commitment financial aid programs - Do they increase college access?
KnowHow2GO
It's not what you tell them, it's what they hear: College access marketing in your community
College on credit: How borrowers perceive their education debt
Graduating with debt: The biggest threat to young American's financial well-being?
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Emergency financial aid for community college students: Implementation and early lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund programs.
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
Dealing with debt: 1992-93 bachelor's degree recipients 10 years later
EducationQuest
InternationalScholarships.com
Financial aid and postsecondary opportunity for nontraditional age pre-college students: The roles of information and education delivery systems
Measuring up 2006 state report card on education: Indiana
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
More on affordability: Response to Tom Mortenson
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Fixing the formula: A new approach to determining independent students' ability to pay for college
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing: How perceptions of costs and benefits affect access to education
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Cal-SOAP
The Princeton Review
Federal financial aid
Trends in college pricing 2005
CollegeCosts.info
Course corrections: Experts offer solutions to the college cost crisis
It's kind of different: Student experiences in two early college high schools
Student aid and postsecondary tax preferences: Limited research exists on the effectiveness of tools to assist students and families through Title IV student aid and tax preferences
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Access and persistence: Summer 2005
Workbook of state affordability rates 2004
Indiana dollars for scholars
Addressing student loan repayment burdens: Strengths and weaknesses of the current system
Pre-college outreach programs for low-income students: A literature review
Workforce contingent financial aid: How states link financial aid to employment
Reorienting the HEA reauthorization to reflect what research-based knowledge says about what works
Preserving access with excellence: Financing for rural community colleges
Challenging times, clear choices: An action agenda for college access and success
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Policies in sync: Appropriations, tuition, and financial aid in higher education
Financing higher education
2003 Status report on the federal education loan programs
Student aid and tax benefits: Better research and guidance will facilitate comparison of effectiveness and student use
Student financing of undergraduate education: 1999-2000
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
College scholarship fraud prevention act of 2000: Annual report to Congress
Debt burden: A comparison of 1992-93 and 1999-2000 bachelor's degree recipients a year after graduating
Do and should financial aid packages affect students' college choices?
Hope works: Student use of education tax credits.
Debt burden: Repaying student debt
Annotated list of Pathways research, papers, reports, and other publications by focus area
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
The role of finances in the persistence process.: A structural model
State financial aid: Policies to enhance articulation and transfer
It’s all relative: The role of parents in college financing and enrollment
What's at stake? The social and economic benefits of higher education
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity