PBS NewsHour

'High-tech, high-touch' support for college students

Clip: 10/30/2018 | 7m 6s

Florida is one of 35 states that tie college funding to graduation rates. But a new study,“The Pell Divide,” finds a difference in graduation rates between students who receive funding assistance from Pell Grants and those who don’t. Hari Sreenivasan reports on a Florida university that's using predictive analytics to identify students likely to struggle, so they can receive the support they need.

Aired: 10/30/18

Rating: NR

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