How the pandemic is propelling demand for short-term college programs : Emily Griffith Technical College

How the pandemic is propelling demand for short-term college programs

How the pandemic is propelling demand for short-term college programs

Rocky Mountain PBS recently covered how the pandemic has re-shaped the post-secondary education landscape. You can listen to the full reporting here.

It’s been a brutal academic year for higher education, with enrollment down in the fall more than 560,000 undergraduate students compared to 2019. But there has been at least one area of growth at many schools: short-term programs that help students gain new skills for the workforce quickly. Hari Sreenivasan reports as part of our ongoing series, “Rethinking College.”