Effects Of Shooting On Shooting

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The Effects of Shooting at University and College Campuses on Enrollment Enrolling in an institution can be a very exciting thing for a prospecting student, and it is good for the school as well. The amount of enrollment affects the outlook of the school as a whole. If the institution does not reach a certain limit of enrollment then the money they receive to perform the school is diminished; this also limits the amount of money colleges and universities can give out to the students. Reputation is everything for any school, and without positive academically progressed students the school will not thrive. Good academics as well as positive activities persuade the student to attend the institution. If the student does not feel safe at school then that feeling will drive a student away from even his/ her most desired school. It is the school’s obligation to make sure every student feels safe even in the most tragic events. The aftermath of a shooting on college and university campuses can affect the enrollment based on location, extra expenses, and frequent occurrences. …show more content…
According to “A test of the Spirit: The Duquesne University Shooting,” crime rates can affect the school’s enrollment (Guskey). Students will choose not to go to a school due to its location. According to “How Students (Really) Decide,” about half of students apply to an institution less than 300 miles from their home (Rogers). Location is very important to any business trying to produce attention. Institution of learning should not only make a positive effect on the school but inside the wall and outside. If the community that surround the school has a positive outlook then the school will only brighten which means enrollment will increase. At Duquesne University, after the tragic event 1,000 students and faculty member had a candle lit even for the student they lost and they also did preconference to assure the safety of the university

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