Today’s Students Must Balance School and Work
43 percent of undergraduate students are employed part-time, and an additional 32 percent are employed full-time. Only 25 percent of students are not employed. In addition, 63 percent of young community college students say that they would be unable to attend college if they did not work.
Source: Yesterday’s Nontraditional Student is Today’s Traditional Student. Center for Law and Social Policy, June 2011.