Welcomes and Presentation of Missouri Affordability Research

OCTOBER 27, 2021 | 8:30 – 9:00

Presented By:

Erik Anderson and Sam Bezjak

Session Description:

This plenary presentation will detail the key findings from the Department’s survey on affordability, and highlight the student voices that participated in the Department’s focus group sessions. These experiences that were so generously shared with the Department are critical to the foundation of the upcoming series of reports.


Erik Anderson

Director of College & Career Readiness

Office of Postsecondary Policy, DHEWD

Sam Bezjak

Senior Research Associate

Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development