Marcus Ford argues that we are more likely to see a focus on students at smaller institutions. His article refers to some better known small institutions like Deep Springs College in California and Sterling College in Vermont. Ford also mentions several lesser known initiatives to create new smaller institutions: Flagstaff College in AZ, Outer Coast College in Sitka, AK and Thoreau College in Viroqua, WI. The article for yes! magazine and it was posted August 26, 2016.
In addition, Ford provides a link to the site of UltraSmall Colleges that provides some more information and has links to a few other small institutions.