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Opinion: It's Time to Reconsider The Role And Future of Community Colleges

To meet California’s growing demand for skilled workers, we must continue to advocate for an expansion of Workforce Baccalaureate Degrees at community colleges.

States are passing more policies to help Americans jumpstart careers

Giving students early access to career pathways, internships, and real-world job training allows them to jumpstart their future careers in high school, which has many long-term benefits.

A program helps low-income parents graduate at twice the rate of other community college students

Low-income parents in an Arkansas program are earning college degrees and certificates at twice the rate of other community college students, a new report shows. The program is remarkable for its low cost and impressive results with groups of students who have traditionally struggled, which could allow other states to adopt Arkansas’ model. The Arkansas …

Connecticut Unveils Community College Merger Plan

The Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education will review a plan Thursday that would place the state's 12 community colleges under one accredited institution.
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