A new study finds students in Florida community colleges often do not transfer to four-year universities because they are located too far from their homes.
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March 02, 2015
February 26, 2015
The City University of New York finds that a comprehensive support program helped double graduation rates among community college students.
February 24, 2015
The National Student Clearinghouse releases third annual report of college completion rate by state, capturing part-time and transfer students along with traditional full-time students.
February 19, 2015
The Center for American Progress released a plan today calling for all high school graduates to receive enough support up to the level of tuition to attend their state public college or university.
February 17, 2015
A survey of state directors of community colleges finds most states had flat to declining completion rates last year.
February 10, 2015
A survey of college freshmen conducted at UCLA finds nearly 44 percent of students hope to attend graduate school, with the trend fueled by the aspirations of women and first-generation college-goers
February 04, 2015
New research finds there is a 2 to 3 percentage-point bump in college-going rates from statewide SAT testing among high school juniors.
February 03, 2015
Ohio's College Credit Plus program aims ensuring all students have an opportunity to earn college credit before graduation.
January 15, 2015
A new article in Education and Finance Policy shows that students who take a placement exam prior to enrolling in college and learn they must take a remedial class are just as likely to enroll as those who pass.
January 14, 2015
Researchers found that a 2007 performance accountability policy in Washington state did not lead to greater retention or associate's degrees at community college, but short-term certificates did increase.