Tulane one of the few schools to improve financially during 2021

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Tulane one of the few schools to improve financially during 2021

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From a Forbes article titled “College Financial Grades 2021: Will Your Alma Mater Survive Covid?

https://www.forbes.com/sites/schifrin/2 ... covid/amp/
Among top-tier colleges, few have improved in financial strength as much as New Orleans’ Tulane University. The 186-year-old school, which is home to 8,600 undergraduates, saw a 46% increase in applicants from 2014 to 2019, and more applicants are making it their first choice—its admissions yield rose 14 percentage points to 33.5% in 2020. Tulane is ranked by The Princeton Review as third among colleges with the happiest students, and today its acceptance rate is approaching Ivy League territory at less than 13%. In the last five years, its financial grade rose from a B to an A-minus.
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Excellent news. Always good to be trending up in academic viability and vitality.
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I like to see these articles about Tulane being highly rated about as much as having an undefeated season and being in NY's Day bowl. We all know how great a school Tulane is, looks like the rest of academia is starting to figure it out. Not all college educations are in the classroom only.
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retention rate was always a problem. alumni giving also needs to improve. i feel like that is easier now that we are on tv.
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