Spring 2008 |
- There are 11.6 million students enrolled in community colleges
nationwide, which is more than the entire population of Greece.
- In the U.S., there are 1,195 community colleges.
- This May, a projected 19,780 high school students will graduate in the
state of Nebraska.
- Nationwide, 43 percent of community college students are age 21 or
- Thirty-nine percent of community college students are the first
generation to attend college.
Source: American Association of Community College, Fast Facts