College-educated women value higher education, while men have doubts according to a Pew Research Center survey.
In 2010, 36 percent of women ages 25-29 had earned a bachelor’s degree, compared to only 28 percent of their male counterparts. The education gap keeps growing.
Also on Community College Spotlight: High-achieving, low-income students are likely to attend community colleges or unselective four-year universities. While low-income students are taking harder classes and earning higher test scores, affluent students have improved their academic preparation even more.