This ninth annual report provides the most current data on high school graduates’ postsecondary enrollment, persistence, and completion outcomes. This data provides the most relevant benchmarks for monitoring and evaluating progress in assisting students to make the high school to college transition and earn a credential in a timely manner. The current report examines college enrollment for the high school graduating class of 2020, persistence for the class of 2018, and completion for the class of 2014. Large gaps persist between high-income and low-income high schools on all fronts.

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