Starting Is Not the Same as GraduatingMay 23, 2017 |
by Darla Mercado
It’s no secret that attending a community college can be a stepping stone toward obtaining a bachelor’s degree. However, few of these students actually get there within four years.
Just 16 percent of students who began their education at a community college in 2010 successfully wrapped up their degree at a four-year school by spring 2016, according to data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.