Adjusting to Adulthood

School Enrollment and Work Status: 2011

This brief presents data on school enrollment and student work status for the nation based on the 2011American Community Survey (ACS). It takes a look at the proportion of students who worked and how much they worked over the previous year. Work status questions in the ACS are asked of persons aged 16 andover, so in addition to college students, high school students are included in this analysis.

Life in College Matters for Life After College

New Gallup-Purdue study looks at links among college, work, and well-being.

With Their Whole Lives Ahead of Them

Myths and Realities About Why So Many Students Fail to Finish College

America’s Youth: Transitions to Adulthood