Flint Hills Technical College News
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- Flint Hills Technical College board meeting focuses on job placement - Emporia Gazette
Job placement after graduation was the main focus on a board of trustees meeting for Flint Hills Technical College on Monday. The results were based on a survey of those ...
- Flint Hills Technical College sees positive financial reports - Emporia Gazette
Flint Hills Technical College board members gather for a meeting on Feb. 8. Members discussed the college's financial reports and the adoption of a new calendar f ...
- Meet the Staff: Flint Hills Technical College - Emporia Gazette
A We spent part of our time in Emporia and part in Baldwin with our oldest son. We also learned how to play Mahjong. Q After a long week at the office, how do you ...
- Flint Hills Technical College Part of $12 Million Federal Grant Award - Emporia Gazette
Flint Hills Technical College is one of four Kansas institutions recently awarded a $12 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to support job-driven training effor ...
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.