Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Revenue for the Private Schools industry is expected to increase, as the economy continues to recover. During the five years to 2015, enrollment decreased, which was a trend attributable to rising costs and competition from charter schools. However, in the next five years, household income is anticipated to increase, making it easier for families to afford private-school tuition. Additionally, enrollment declines will lesson, resulting in more stable demand for private schools... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
Over the five years to 2015, revenue for the Private Schools industry is expected to remain flat at an annualized rate of 0.0% to $52.5 billion, including an estimated 0.5% increase in 2015. Enrollment levels fell during the period, a trend attributable to rising costs and competition from charter schools. Most private schools operate on a nonprofit basis, although for-profit private schools are increasingly common and have relatively low profit margins.
According to a National Assessment of Educational Progress study, private schools often outperform public schools in achievement tests and provide safe, relatively advanced facilities. However, these offerings come at an increasingly high price... purchase to read more