Deloitte: 2024 Higher Education Trends

The higher education sector has been facing financial and demographic challenges for over a decade, with peak enrollment of high school students predicted as soon as 2025.5 The past year’s developments will compound the challenges leaders face in creating a sustainable path forward, consuming the attention of college presidents, their senior leadership teams, and governing bodies in 2024 and beyond. Increased political attention and eroding trust in higher education institutions will likely accelerate the sector’s leadership crisis further as more presidents and chancellors eye the exit door and potential leaders decline to step into top roles. Read more.