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Annual Higher Education Credit Forum

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
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Annual Higher Education Credit Forum - Virtual Event

S&P Global Ratings' Annual Higher Education Credit Forum - 2021 & Beyond: The Delta Dilemma, was held virtually on October 13 from 2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT.

Senior analysts from our U.S. Higher Education team were joined by industry leaders from within the Higher Education sector to explore challenges and opportunities facing colleges and universities, and share perspectives on the current state of the sector. The first hour featured our distringuished external guest speakers, and the second hour, S&P Global analysts discussed the state of the sector.

Topical discussion covered the latest issues and trends impacting credit quality in the U.S. Higher Education sector:
  • How Higher Education is navigating difficult decisions, demographic data, and demand disparities
  • The pandemic’s impact on the higher education landscape
  • Fall 2021 enrollment trends
  • How new technologies and developments might further shift the education landscape post COVID-19

Featured industry speakers included:
Cynthia Alexander
, Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance, University System of Georgia 
Brian W. Casey, President, Colgate University 
Karen Sisson, Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer, Caltech


S&P Global speakers included: 

Laura Macdonald, Senior Director & Analytical Manager
Jessica Wood, Senior Director & Sector Leader
Ken Rodgers, Director & Lead Analyst 
Jessica Goldman, Director & Lead Analyst 
Stephanie Wang, Director & Lead Analyst


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