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Study Recognizes Value of Community Colleges

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by Khaleb Skye A. Cruz

Getting out of college with a manageable amount of debt is a far bigger challenge than getting into college itself. As more college graduates rant about high student loans, public attention is shifting in favor of community colleges.

According to The Chronicle, a new survey published Thursday states how adults perceive community colleges when it comes to the workforce. Apparently, it sought to answer the question regarding the value and ability of community colleges to prepare students for success. New America, a higher education think tank, conducted the study. Overall, Americans see public two-year colleges as a potential to lower down the cost of education.

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