For ages , 54% are full-time students. 34% of those over age 40 are full-time. 5 The average age of Pell Grant recipients is 26 and has been rising for the last 20 years. 6 Students over the age of 25 are the fastest-growing segment in higher education. 7. Some 43 percent of adults with a graduate or professional degree, 23 percent with a bachelor’s degree, and 25 percent with an associate’s degree reported having a license, compared with 15 percent of those with some college but no degree, 9 percent of those who completed high school (or equivalency), and 4 percent of those who had not completed high school.
Jan 02, · National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) data indicate that 38 percent of the enrollment of more than eighteen million college students were twenty-five . Projected Adult Learner Statistics The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) predicts that the rate of non-traditional student enrollment in degree-granting institutions will grow faster than traditional student numbers over the next six years.
Mar 25, · Adult Learning Retention Statistics: Lecture – 5% Reading – 10% Demonstration – 30% Group – 50% Practice and Doing (experiential!) – 75%! What does this mean to you and why should you care? It means that you will retain more of what you learn when you practice the skills you are learning vs. just reading or listening to lecture—a Author: Joan Burge. Sep 02, · Only 31 percent of adult learners graduate within that same time period. Fact # Of those adult learners who leave their college program before .
The National Adult Learner Coaltion recently published this informative infographic with facts and figures focused on adult learners. CAEL is proud to be part of a group of four associations that have joined together with a unified message advocating for adult students and . Jun 22, · Today, adult college students number million. That’s about 35% of those enrolled in higher education currently.