As you can see, the portion of high school graduates who go immediately into college has been rising over the years, largely because of the influx of women into the nation’s institutions of higher learning. Last year, the college enrollment rate among women who were recent high school graduates was 74 percent, and for men it was 62.8 percent.Source: NY Times - 4/9/11
Found at Why Boys Fail
Mark Perry at Carpe Diem provided the graphic for the expected results.
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