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New ACCT Report: College-Work Balancing Act

Nearly 70% of community college students work while enrolled. ACCT’s new report discusses how colleges can meet the realities of students’ lives and help them earn their degrees.

Why Choosing Community College Was the Best Academic Decision I Ever Made

A recent University of California, Irvine graduate, community college transfer student, and former ACCT intern says it’s time to stop stigmatizing community colleges and their students.

Apprenticeships continue to grow in N.C.

Since the state’s General Assembly transferred ApprenticeshipNC to the community college system two years ago, the number of people served by the program has jumped by 44 percent.

We Need a 'Communiversity' Model of Public Education

Outgoing community college president calls for aggressive shift to a 'Communiversity' model

Degrees When Due Initiative Seeks to Increase Degree Completion for Adults with “Some College, No Degree”

Program applications are now open. Participating colleges use degree reclamation strategies to re-engage students seeking to earn their associate degree.

Essay on why an experiment proposed by DeVos won't fix federal work-study

An experiment proposed by Betsy DeVos won't fix the inequity of the federal work-study program's funding formula, writes Sarah Pingel.
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