About 44 percent of the institutions that had announced plans for the fall semester as of Aug. 21 will hold classes mostly or fully online, while about 28 percent will hold them mostly or entirely in person, according to data compiled by Davidson College in North Carolina. Another 21 percent will use a hybrid model.

Source: “The College Crisis Initiative @ Davidson College,” Davidson College, Aug. 21, 2020, https://tinyurl.com/y4fqgy5d

Data for the graphic are as follows:

Fall 2020 Class Attendance Plans Number of Students
Fully or Primarily Online 994
Fully or Primarily In Person 636
Hybrid 466
To Be Decided 698
Other 164

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