Outlines the importance of enrollment projections for informed decision making in educational organizations. Discusses births, migration, and holding power as the three major factors that affect school populations. Describes in detail the cohort survival ratio technique, presents a sample calculation, and mentions alternative methods.
Enrollment Projections: Factors and MethodsALPS Faculty Publications
Citation InformationGlass, T. E., & Fulmer, C. L. (1991). Enrollment projections: Factors and methods. Educational Facilities Planner, 29(6), 25-30.