Postsecondary Value Commission Report Proposes Action to Address Disparities in Economic Returns to College with Regard to Race, Income and Gender

May 12, 2021

The Postsecondary Value Commission released its final findings today using national and institutional data sources confirming wide-ranging disparity in the value of a postsecondary education in terms of race, income and gender. The commission proposes a new approach to measuring postsecondary value and offers concrete recommendations for institutions of higher education and policymakers at all levels to promote equitable value for students after high school.

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