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Personal reasons among parents and students for choosing current college U.S. 2018

This statistic shows the main personal reasons among parents and students for choosing a college in the United States in 2018. During the survey, 13 percent of students considered whether the college was far from home, compared to six percent of parents.

Main personal reasons among parents and students for choosing current college in the U.S. 2018

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Release date

August 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

April 20 to May 24, 2018

Number of respondents

1,907 respondents

Age group

18-24 years

Special properties

957 parents of undergraduate students ages 18-24 and 950 undergraduate students ages 18-24

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

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