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Graduation rates, policies, and caps - oh my! This section covers all topics related to community college graduations.
The Catch-22 of Community College Graduation Rates
Community college graduation rates may appear to be in dire straits, but what are the real numbers? Could it be that the “successful” students who transfer to four-year universities are considered community college “drop outs” statistically?
New Study: 70% of California Community College Students Fail
A shocking 70% of California’s community college students fail to graduate or transfer. Learn about the catalysts of the failure and how campuses are trying to turn these dire statistics around.
Will You Graduate From Community College? Factors that Influence Success
Learn more about the factors that can influence whether you graduate from community college.
How California Community Colleges Hope to Increase Graduation Rates by 2020
California currently faces dismal graduation rates, but a new initiative hopes to increase graduation rates dramatically by 2020.
Graduate Early and Save Money by Testing Out of Community College Classes
Learn about how you can save thousands in tuition costs by testing out of community college classes.
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Top 10 Community Colleges in the U.S. in 2013
We report on the most recent results of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, which recognizes community colleges nationwide for their commitment to high achievement. Is your community college part of the top 10 for 2013?
How to Earn Your GED and College Degree Simultaneously
Learn about the importance of a GED to your future career and earning potential, as well as explore how you can earn both your GED and college degree simultaneously at your local community college.
Why More Students are Choosing Community Colleges over Traditional Four-Year Schools
Community colleges are quickly becoming a key competitor against four year universities – and for many good reasons! Learn about why more students are opting to enroll in their local community college, rather than going straight to four year institutions.
What are the Biggest Issues Facing Community Colleges Today? New Study has Answers
Community colleges face many hurdles, ranging from budget constraints to increased enrollment, but a new study pinpoints some of the largest issues - which may surprise you.
Finding Childcare on Community College Campuses
Learn how you can balance the roles of being a student and a parent by securing child care assistance on campus.
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