"The article on college enrollment is not a surprise. We see the enrollment go up and down because of the economy and shifts," said Laura Mears of
According to the Maryland Higher Education Commission, the enrollment numbers at community colleges throughout
"Our students are changing their behaviors, they are looking at options on how they can pursue their education and training," said Mears.
But as the spring semester at
"I stay here because it's too close to home, and with bad weather like this you don't want to go to far with traveling," said Tamika Oke, a student at
Mears says they are excited that the campus continues to remain busy as they prepare for the spring semester.