Carroll Community College News
Browse past news stories for Carroll Community College in Westminster, MD.
- Carroll Community College student claims national award - Carroll County Times
Thomas Putman, 19, received a national award from Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), according to a news release from the college. Putman, a business major at Carroll Communi ...
- Carroll Community College receives grant - Carroll County Times
Carroll Community College received a grant this month to fund equipment for the campus Office of Public Safety and Security. The college received ...
- Carroll Community College makes case for help in county budget - Carroll County Times
Carroll Community College is working to keep its needs in the forefront of local government officials' minds as commissioners move toward starting the budget process. On Tu ...
- Carroll Community College holding registrations for adult education - Carroll County Times
Carroll Community College also offers day and evening high school diploma programs for adults, including both GED Preparation classes and the National External Diploma Program, according to the ...
- Carroll Community College offers flexibility, affordability for incoming class - Carroll County Times
As students across the country prepare for their college experience — many buying sheet sets, moving into dorms, stocking mini fridges — students at Carroll Community College got re ...
- Carroll Community College partners with universities for nursing program - Carroll County Times
Carroll Community College signed a memorandum of understanding this summer with Towson, Stevenson and Frostburg universities that will allow students working toward an associate d ...
- Carroll Community College offers surplus furniture for nonprofits - Carroll County Times
The items will be available for perusal 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, at the college, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster. Those interested in viewing the item ...
- Carroll Community College to hold repeat performances of Shakespeare - Carroll County Times
. Carroll Community students rehearse for 'Taming of the Shrew' production. Carroll Community College's production of "Taming of the Shrew," opening Thursday at th ...
- Carroll Community College graduates advised to seek happiness - Carroll County Times
Opening the ceremony, Carroll Community College President James Ball praised graduates for their hard work and congratulated them on their successes, but also asked them to stan ...
- Post Secondary students graduate in Carroll Community College ceremony - Carroll County Times
Six students took the stage Friday morning at Carroll Community College's theater in the Scott Center to celebrate their hard work and receive their certificates for com ...
- Photographer exhibiting work at Carroll Community College - Carroll County Times
The work of Baltimore photographer Lindsey Plevyak will be exhibited in Carroll Community College's Great Hall, starting Sunday, April 24. Her work, gathered in the exhibit ...
- Mary Kay Nevius-Maurer named to Carroll Community College board of trustees - Carroll County Times
Mary Kay Nevius-Maurer was named as the newest member Carroll Community College board of trustees on Wednesday. Nevius-Maurer has worked in education for more than 40 years, wi ...
- Carroll Community College holds annual book fair to raise money for students - Carroll County Times
Carroll Community College transformed into a book store Saturday in hopes of raising money to provide scholarships for its students. As part of the annual Penguin Random House Book Fa ...
- Carroll Community College opens new cybersecurity lab - Carroll County Times
Ronald Wilson was the first student to register for Carroll Community College's newly offered cybersecurity associate's degree, after he saw the program advertised on a ...
- Q&A: Kelly Frager, newest member of the Carroll Community College board of trustees - Carroll County Times
Q&A: Kelly Frager, newest member of the Carroll Community College board of trusteesMount Airy resident Kelly Frager recently became the newest member of the Carroll Community College ...
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.