NWACC enrollment drops 3.8 percent
Posted: September 3, 2013 at 3:59 p.m.
BENTONVILLE — Enrollment at NorthWest Arkansas Community College is down 3.8 percent from what it was at this point a year ago, according to college officials.
The college had an unofficial preliminary count of 8,102 students enrolled today, the 11th day of classes for the fall semester. Eleventh-day numbers are used by the state to compare enrollment from year to year.
This is the second straight year the college has seen enrollment drop. Last fall's 11th-day enrollment count was 8,418, which represented a drop of 2.66 percent from fall 2011.