By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – Fewer and fewer people are enrolling in college and it’s not just happening here in Pennsylvania.READ MORE: Maintenance To Impact Port Authority's Silver Line Next Week
U.S. undergraduate enrollment has dipped 3.2% since the fall of 2020.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 9,143 New Cases, 128 More Deaths
It comes after a similar drop of nearly 3.5% in 2019.
Meanwhile, here in Pennsylvania, National Student Clearinghouse Research says enrollment has fallen by 6.5% from 2019.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 653 New Cases
Despite the falling numbers in undergraduate enrollment, more people are enrolling in graduate school than before the COVID-19 pandemic.