AP Story About Enrollment Increases at California Private Colleges Spotlights SMC
The Associated Press spoke with Saint Mary's vice provost for enrollment Michael Beseda about increases in student enrollment at California's private colleges as a result of the turmoil in the state's public higher education system. AP writer Christina Hoag spoke with Beseda about the significant increases SMC has seen in student applications and the College's record enrollment for 2012 — SMC's current total undergraduate enrollment of 2,863 is the largest in the College's history. The AP story appeared in scores of news outlets in California, including the Contra Costa Times, Sacramento Bee and San Francisco Chronicle. Read the article.