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Survey: Lack of Funds Could Force 47% to Drop Out

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by Ellie Bothwell

Almost half of community college students in the US could drop out because of a lack of finances, according to new research.

A survey of nearly 100,000 community college students from 177 institutions across the country found that 47 per cent might have to withdraw because of financial concerns. Meanwhile, more than a quarter (27 per cent) said that the information they received from their college about financial assistance was inadequate.

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