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“Reverse Transfer” Promotes Degree Attainment

by Grace Community College | February 16, 2018
In order to better serve students and promote degree attainment in the state of Indiana, Grace [...] Read more

Free College Completion Program Floated In Connecticut

by Morgan Kaolian | February 13, 2018
Free college programs have sprung up in New York, Tennessee, Oregon, Rhode Island and Californi [...] Read more
Rethinking Advising for Community College Students

Rethinking Advising for Community College Students

by Tiffany Pennamon | February 13, 2018
Citing advising as “the cornerstone of student support,” the Center for Community College S [...] Read more

Program Graduates Low-Income Parents at Twice Rate of Other Students

by Meredith Kolodner | February 06, 2018
Low-income parents in an Arkansas program are earning college degrees and certificates at twice [...] Read more

Dual Enrollment – What’s the Payoff?

by Peter Balonon-Rosen | January 25, 2018
Move over, Advanced Placement. Take a seat, International Baccalaureate. There’s a challe [...] Read more

Chicago Mayor Trying to Fix Flaw in Graduation Plan

by Fran Spielman | January 18, 2018
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is moving to remedy a key defect of his new graduation requirement for stude [...] Read more

Accreditation Officials Want More Evidence for Mergers

by Linda Conner Lambeck | January 16, 2018
HARTFORD — Accrediting officials overseeing one of the largest changes in New England higher [...] Read more

Researchers Study Ways to Retain Students

by Jennifer Weingart | January 12, 2018
Researchers at the University of Notre Dame are working on a program with community college stu [...] Read more