Survey: Health/wellness major factor in teens' college choice

Survey: Health/wellness major factor in teens' college choice

Half of female high school students planning on college find access to healthy food options absolutely essential or very important when deciding where to enroll.

Campus health and wellness offerings may play a significant role in where prospective students apply to college, concludes a Harris Poll on behalf of the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA), which is promoting healthier campus initiatives.

In the survey of more than 400 high school students conducted last October, nearly 1 in 5 (18 percent) said they would be likely or extremely likely to change their decision to apply to

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