This month we are discussing different dimensions of student retention and dropouts in higher education. Even though they are common, many countries have particularities. Higher education in Mexico, for instance, has critical challenges in student engagement, which decreases college retention rates.
Over the past few weeks, we have reviewed how higher education and accreditation works in Mexico and Colombia. However, it is interesting to see on a comparative basis trends and challenges for each country. Mexico and Colombia are two of the most important economies in Latin America. At the same time, they have significant challenges in developing […]
El predominio de las universidades privadas en México es un factor importante en el mapa actual de la educación superior de ese país. En promedio, solo un cuarto de los planteles son públicos. Aquí podemos observar que la concentración de los privados aumenta en las zonas centro y noreste del país.