Is graduate school being disrupted? It’s not that simple.
The Christensen Institute
JUNE 25, 2019
It’s important to remember that higher education, and especially graduate programs, are individual pathways into specific sectors of the workforce. Not all that declines is disrupted: cyclical forces are driving down enrollments across higher education. When the job market softens, workers look to higher education to help them stay afloat. The business model of higher education, including graduate programs, is a relatively fixed cost. MBA applications are down.