Increasing college inequality

White students are far more likely to enroll in selective colleges and universities than their black and Hispanic counterparts, who are clustering in open-access two- and four-year colleges. The divergent paths are leading to unequal outcomes: Students at selective schools have access more resources, are more likely to graduate and earn more in their careers than students who attend open-access schools. Read related article.

College enrollment still reflects racial and ethnic divisions.
Source: Georgetown Public Policy Institute, Georgetown University. Tobey/The Washington Post. Published on July 31, 2013, 5:27 p.m.
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