Graduation and Retention - Community College News Now

Retention After Year One: Is College Worth It?

by Ellen Ciurczak | October 06, 2017
Colleges work hard to keep students from leaving after their first year with Southern Miss, JCJ [...] Read more

Expert: Low-income Dual Enrollment Students Need Support

by Catherine Morris | September 28, 2017
Dual enrollment programs started out as a common sense idea: let students take college level cl [...] Read more

State System Sets Graduation Record

by Associated Press | August 31, 2017
VERSAILLES, Ky. —The Kentucky Community and Technical College System says it has set a new hi [...] Read more

Arizona President Wants Students to Finish 2-Year Degrees

by Hubble Ray Smith | August 22, 2017
KINGMAN – Michael Kearns wants to raise the number of Mohave County residents with an associa [...] Read more

Transfer Degrees Speed Graduation at CSU

by Alexei Koseff | August 11, 2017
Early alumni of California’s community college transfer program are showing promising results [...] Read more

In College at 13: Philadelphia’s Diploma-Degree Program

by Kristen A. Graham | July 13, 2017
Emma Lien rose early Tuesday, then took a bus and a train from her home in the Northeast to beg [...] Read more

Emergency Grants Help Retain Students

by Rachel Abbey McCafferty | July 11, 2017
An unexpected root canal or a sudden car repair might just be an inconvenience to many, but for [...] Read more

Cuyahoga Honors First Adult Diploma

by Erin Zaranec | June 15, 2017
CLEVELAND – Walking across the stage to receive a diploma is a goal that many strive for, [...] Read more