Garrett College News
Browse past news stories for Garrett College in Mc Henry, MD.
- Garrett College foundation notes scholarship awards - Daily American Online
The Garrett College Foundation annually presents scholarships to Garrett College students. Following are the names of scholarship recipients for the 2015-2016 aca ...
- Garrett College provides trucking industry with trained, skilled workers - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
MCHENRY, MD — The Mountaintop Truck Driving Institute of Garrett College in Grantsville continues to meet the needs of Garrett County and surrounding areas. Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) training ...
- Seibel signs with Garrett College - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
Seibel, a recent graduate of Notre Dame High School, signed his letter-of-intent on Wednesday in front of a crowd of family, friends, teammates, coaches and school officials to attend Garre ...
- Jury convicts Baltimore woman of Garrett College stabbing - WCBC Radio
A Baltimore woman was convicted of second-degree assault by a Garrett County jury on Thursday for stabbing another student in the Garrett College cafeteria last yea ...
- Attorney: Garrett College stabbings were in self-defense - Washington Times
This Jan. 30, 2015 photo provided by Garrett County Sheriff's Office shows Shamaine Moore. The Baltimore woman is accused of stabbing two female students in the Garrett Co ...
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.