January 2015
“Rising to the Challenge: Are High School Graduates Prepared for College and Work?”

47% of college students and 49% of non-students found that high school prepared them only “somewhat well” or “not well” for college/the working world, according to a November 2014 survey by Achieve, a nonprofit organization. Among students who felt they were less prepared for college, 52% found it harder than expected. That number was only 26% for students who felt they were well prepared for college.

Read the full findings here.