The Swail Letter on Higher Education. Brought to you by the Educational Policy Institute.

Past Issues

March 2011

March's Swail Letter focuses on the growth of postsecondary education in the United States, from both an institutional and enrollment perspective.Plenty of data and research to back up some interesting findings.


 

May 2010

May's Swail Letter features a report on trends in international student enrollment. Plenty of data and research to back up some interesting findings. Plus, Dr. Swail's comments and analysis on the current international student enrollment figures.


 

June 2009

June's Swail Letter features an essay on "Linking Jobs and Higher Education" in which we look at the projected job growth by the Bureau of Labor Statistics between 2006 and 2016 with specifics focus on the level of education required by these jobs. The second highlight of this issue concerns "State Budgets for Higher Education". This essay looks at state expenditures for higher education over 10-year period, with a focus on FY09 expenditures in light of the current fiscal crisis.