BC Enrollment Decreases Again
Brevard College officials cite the economy as the reason for the decrease in the fall enrollment.
On Wednesday, Brevard College reported 651 students were enrolled for the 2008 fall semester. In fall of 2007, there were 679 students enrolled, while in fall of 2006 there were 686 students enrolled.
"College officials feel that the current economic condition of the country has had an impact on the ability of some of its upperclassman returning to college at this time," said Valerie Leeper, the college's director of marketing and communications.
Due to the steady decrease in numbers, the coll...