Diversity Marks Graduating Classes And Gifting
Over 1.5 million college seniors will be graduating this year. As corporate offices continue to focus on diversity, so do college classrooms. This class is one of the most diverse classes in US educational history.
Since 1980, the number of graduating females exceeded the number of graduating males. This year is no different with 898,000 females graduating and 608,000 males. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, between 1974 to 2004, undergraduate enrollment of minority students grew from 17 percent to 32 percent.