The Disparity of College Access Between Low Income Students and Medium to High Income Students. Chris Brewer EDCI 6300 Summer 2007. Introduction. Millions of low-income high school seniors are unable to attend college for reasons other than academic preparedness.
If we continue to ignore this issue and allow low-income children to perpetuate the cycle of low educational attainment, there will exist in America a feudal system where higher education is reserved only for the wealthy. This is not what our forefathers had in mind when this country was started.
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