Idaho’s college “go-on rate” continues its pandemic plunge.
In 2021, only 37% of the state’s high school graduates went straight to college, down another 2 percentage points from the previous year.
In 2019, before the coronavirus pandemic, the go-on rate stood at 46%.
This year’s go-on rate is the lowest since at least 2014, according to State Board of Education data.
The go-on rate has become one of the state’s most high-profile education metrics — as Idaho wrestles with chronically low college enrollment and graduation rates.Read Full Article