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The Landscape of Higher Education in Prison, 2018 - 2019

Author(s): Caisa E. Royer, Erin L. Castro, Edén Cortes-López, Mary R. Gould, Amy E. Lerman

Publisher: Alliance for Higher Education in Prison

Year: 2020


In this brief report, we provide a descriptive overview of thelandscape of higher education in prison during the 2018-2019 academic year. Data for this report are drawn from two sources: responses to the 2020 Annual Survey of Higher Education in Prison Programs (n = 131) and data compiled by the Research Collaborative on Higher Education in Prison for known programs that did not complete the Annual Survey (n = 169).

Last Updated: 7/18/22