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Professors Question Traditional Four-Year Residential College Model

Although many upper-middle-class Americans still think that dropping off their children at a dorm freshman year is the best way for them to learn, fewer and fewer students actually go to school full time and live on campus. About 57% of all first-year undergraduates attended two-year colleges in 2008, according to a new book. In fall 1988, about 39% of students attended community colleges, according to U.S. Department of Education statistics.