iOS app Android app

Community College Students

The 10 Percent Solution

Ira Rubenzahl | Posted 08.18.2013 | College
Ira Rubenzahl

By opening their doors to community college students, four-year colleges, especially the private elites, will make their student body more diverse creating a better educational environment for their traditional students.

High Schools May Have To pay For Unprepared Graduates

| Jackie Mader | Posted 01.30.2013 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. Mississippi and Maine have become the latest in a series of states to question whether sch...

What Obama Can Do for Community Colleges

Tom Snyder | Posted 01.21.2013 | College
Tom Snyder

Getting America back to work is a top priority for President Obama. The nation's community colleges now offer proven solutions to high unemployment. But they all need additional help from Washington to educate young people, guide career-changers and train displaced workers.

Strengthening the Pathway to Higher Education

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 01.19.2013 | Education
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

College access is a national imperative. Once first in the world, the United States now ranks 12th among 36 developed nations in the percentage of the population with a college degree.

Community College: An Economic Engine

Pamela T. Luster, Ed.D. | Posted 09.02.2012 | College
Pamela T. Luster, Ed.D.

Community colleges are a significant economic engine for the U.S. Thousands of students each year complete courses, certificates and degrees enabling them to enter the workforce directly, or transfer to universities.