Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Utah ranks last for percentage of women finishing college

KUER: The College Gender Gap in Utah

KUER: The College Gender Gap in Utah by Tasha Cook, KUER-FM

Since 1940, studies showed a pattern of Utah women outperforming their national counterparts in getting college degrees. But in the past fifteen years, that has dramatically changed, leaving Utah in last place for its percentage of women who finish college. KUER's Tasha Cook examines the perceptions and cultural expectations leading to the high drop-out rate.
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