Report from American Association of Community Colleges sets goals for improving college readiness and completion rates
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April 23, 2012
April 12, 2012
U.S. Department of Education decides to expand definition of college students to include part-timers in graduation rate data.
March 01, 2012
New research from CCRC suggests high school grades may be a better way to determine if community college students should be placed in developmental education.
February 23, 2012
New study highlights employment challenges for for-profit college graduates compared with counterparts from other higher education institutions.
February 14, 2012
President's FY 2013 budget draws reaction from higher education community groups
February 13, 2012
New budget proposal for FY 2013 by President asks for Pell Grant increase and job training programs in community colleges.
February 10, 2012
Research from the University of Alabama show rural students benefiting from Pell Grant increases.
February 09, 2012
Policy brief from American Association of Community Colleges argues for need to keep open access at two-year schools, despite pressure from completion agenda
February 02, 2012
Community colleges have their work cut out for them in closing the gap between student aspirations and results, a new report finds.
January 17, 2012
Like many who attend community college, immigrant students often are struggling to pay for college while juggling jobs and families. They also face unique challenges as they learn a new language, adjust to a new culture, and try to navigate the unfamiliar system of the college and community services...