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Report shows effort to complete college in 4 years often a losing battle

Report shows effort to complete college in 4 years often a losing battle

Stephanie Peters is skating toward the end of her college career at Purdue University Calumet just one semester past the typical four-year goal. The computer graphics technology major, like thousands of students enrolled at Northwest Indiana universities, juggles school, a job and other pursuits. If everything goes as planned, the 22-year-old Highland resident will be done in December. She will also become another statistic for the Indiana Commission on Higher Education's goal to get students out of college sooner rather than later. Peters, a competitive figure skater, goes to school full-time and is the skating director and coach at the Midwest Training and Ice Center in St....

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