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California has the largest number of residents leaving the state to attend college elsewhere.
Black and Hispanic students had the lowest rates of enrolling in college and graduating four-year college within six years.
Student debt data highlights racial disparities for Black Americans.
Seven states passed laws to restrict discussion of race, gender identity or sexual orientation in public schools in 2022.
Of the top 10 most educated states, nine are located on the east coast.
More than half of women’s teams at the college level have male head coaches, but almost no men’s teams have female head coaches.
Biden will cancel up to $20,000 in student loans for low-income undergraduate students.
Hundreds of colleges, including the University of California, stopped requiring admission tests during the pandemic.
Federal investments in universities affected over 3,000 schools including 17.5 million graduate and undergraduate students.
Less than one percent of loan debt was cancelled.