Why UC admission rates have plummeted, and what stressed families can do

UCLA's Royce Hall. Photo credit: Linnaea Mallette/CC 2.0

Getting into any University of California school has gotten much tougher compared to a decade ago. One educational consultant says this is one of the most stressful climates he’s seen for parents and students. We get guidance on managing expectations. Also, what does this mean for Cal States, community colleges, and out-of-state institutions?