Did you know?
•Approximately 25% of all students in college have at least one child between the ages of 0-17?
•At MSU, student parents are estimated to comprise between 3%-5% of the total student population? These numbers are possibly under reported as student parents must self-idenitfy.
•Single mothers are less likely than their peers to complete college (Institute for Women’s Policy Research, 2017).
Did you also know?
•Student parents who connect with other student parents and the student parent resource center find peer and social support to help them succeed at MSU?
•Student parents can and do graduate with similar or higher grade point averages than their non-student parent counterparts?
•Children of college graduate are 10x more likely to attend college and live well -above the poverty line?
Do you know a student parent at MSU or future MSU student parent? Help them to connect with the Student Parent Resource Center!
Anyone can join SPOM-contact us TODAY!