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Career and Technical Education

Community College Baccalaureate Grads Earn More

Community college students who earn bachelor's degrees earn more than their peers in similar fields who earn only an associate degree, according to a new study from New America, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank.

Americans seeking to change job fields prefer nondegree training to make the jump

A quarter of Americans say they would pursue education or training within six months if they lost their job, but most prefer nondegree training over the traditional college route.

Webinar Review: Making a Comeback

New webinar series seeks to assist higher education leaders in recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.

How Community Colleges Can Help America Recover from COVID-19

The federal government should increase funding to community colleges to help America recover from COVID-19.

How Community Colleges Are Joining Forces to Help Their Communities in Uncertain Times

Community colleges have been taking action to help fight COVID-19, and we're celebrating their contributions to kick off National Community College Month.

Viewpoint: Students getting short-term degrees deserve access to Pell Grants

As Northern Virginia Community College and all of the commonwealth’s community colleges seek to meet Virginia’s need for a highly skilled workforce, we call on the federal government to invest in students seeking short-term, industry-recognized credentials just as it does in those seeking traditional academic degrees.
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