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Line Between Remedial, Mainstream Classes Blurs as Colorado Colleges Reconsider Paths to Student Success

by Meg Wingerter | August 13, 2019
A new law getting rid of remedial college courses in Colorado won’t take effect until 2022, [...] Read more

New Provost Named at Grand Rapids Community College

by Monica Scott | August 09, 2019
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Brian Knetl will be Grand Rapids Community College’s next provost and ex [...] Read more

Community College Touted as Best Solution to Trillion-Dollar Student-Debt Crisis

by Cherella Cox | August 06, 2019
To beat rising tuition costs, savvy parents are encouraging their children to attend community [...] Read more

Native American Enrollment In Community College Has Plummeted 60 Percent In 20 Years. Here’s Why

by Adolfo Guzman-Lopez | August 02, 2019
The numbers scream at you: in the 1997-1998 academic year, there were about 26,000 Native Ameri [...] Read more

Elgin Community College Partnering with University of Illinois on Program that Guarantees Admittance to U of I Engineering Sc

by Rafael Guerrero | July 30, 2019
Elgin Community College engineering students who meet certain criteria will be guaranteed admis [...] Read more

Rethinking Remedial Education in the Nation’s Community Colleges

by Tiffany Pennamon | July 27, 2019
Many higher education researchers and student-success advocates have long criticized no-credit [...] Read more

Mass. Lawmakers Propose Free Community College

by Anissa Gardizy | July 23, 2019
The Massachusetts Legislature is considering a program that would provide free community colleg [...] Read more

Free Tuition Coming To Virginia Community Colleges Under Service Program, Governor Says

by Ryan Murphy | July 21, 2019
Free tuition for community college? Gov. Ralph Northam said this week he would be rolling ou [...] Read more