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Few Community College Students Ever Make It To A Four-Year University
By Kirk Carapezza, WGBH: On Campus
Researchers say "too many students are failed by the current system."
Why Community College Students Are In Demand
'We Have Allowed Community Colleges To Become Separate And Unequal'
The 10 Percent Solution
President, Springfield Technical Community College
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
What Obama Can Do for Community Colleges
President of Ivy Tech Community College
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
Director of Edvance Foundation, former college & university pr...
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.
President, San Diego Mesa College
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.
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