Browse past news stories for Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, FL.
- Gulf Coast State College holds annual "College Night" - My Panhandle
posted on September 16, 2016 at 03:47:34 am
Gulf Coast State College holds annual "College Night"Hundreds of area high school students made some important decision Thursday night about continuing their education. Gulf Coast State College hosting its ann ...
- Gulf Coast State College releases statement on Kevin Husum - My Panhandle
posted on August 8, 2016 at 06:40:15 pm
"The Gulf Coast State College baseball program has suffered a tragic loss with the passing of Kevin Husum," said Head Baseball Coack Michael Kandler. "Kevin was the consummate student athlete an ...
- Gulf Coast State College jams out with CMT - WJHG-TV
posted on July 17, 2016 at 07:12:36 pm
McCambry said CMT piloted the program in Kentucky schools when coal miner jobs were disappearing. He said he was glad Gulf Coast was chosen for the Empowering Education tour. One lucky attendee won free tuition for ...
- Gulf Coast State College jumpstarts student learning - WJHG-TV
posted on July 11, 2016 at 08:17:51 am
For the second year, Gulf Coast State College hosted its Jumpstart event for prospective students interested in enrolling for the fall. It's an opportun ...
- Gulf Coast State College invites prospective students to "Jumpstart" their education - WJHG-TV
posted on July 8, 2016 at 10:37:03 pm
Gulf Coast State College invites prospective students to "Jumpstart" their educationEveryone with an interest in the college is encouraged to attend, whether you're a recent ...
- Gulf Coast State College campus closed because of power outage - My Panhandle
posted on June 27, 2016 at 05:05:17 pm
Due to a power outage, all morning, afternoon and evening classes at the Panama City campus of Gulf Coast State College were canceled Monday. College officials are a ...
- Gulf Coast State College budget passed - My Panhandle
posted on June 24, 2016 at 04:17:43 am
The Gulf Coast State College Board of Trustees passed the budget for the 2016-2017 school year today, and it is good news for students in the form of tuition. ...
- Gulf Coast State College hires new volleyball coach - My Panhandle
posted on June 23, 2016 at 01:38:02 am
Gulf Coast State College made some off season changes to its volleyball team this week. After former head coach, Kyle Peck, stepped down roughly six weeks before ...
- Students from across the Panhandle participate in special STEM camp at Gulf Coast State College - My Panhandle
posted on June 10, 2016 at 01:01:01 pm
Gulf Coast State College gave Panhandle students the chance to participate in a special camp, with the help of the Bay County Sheriff's Office and Tyndall Air Force Base. "I think it's ...
- Greenich gets full ride to Gulf Coast State College - newtoncitizen
posted on June 1, 2016 at 08:36:40 pm
Gulf Coast State College (Fl.) is hoping that Charlie Greenich will play as big a role for the Commodores as he did for Eastside's baseball team. Greenich is getting f ...
- Gulf Coast State College parking lot torn up for flyover project - My Panhandle
posted on May 25, 2016 at 11:50:21 pm
It seems everyday you drive across the Hathaway Bridge the scenery is changing. Construction on the 23rd St. flyover project is in full drive. This week, construction ...
- Gulf Coast State College announces retirement of AD Gregg Wolfe - WJHG-TV
posted on May 16, 2016 at 05:57:39 pm
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A staple of the Gulf Coast State College athletic family is stepping down, and another face is filling his shoes. Gulf Coast announced Monday Athletic Director Gre ...
- Gulf Coast State College holds graduation ceremony - My Panhandle
posted on May 7, 2016 at 04:13:36 am
It was a night to remember Friday night for many as Gulf Coast State College held its' graduation for this school year. The ceremony took place at the Panama City Marina Civic Center. More than 350 graduati ...
- New academic advisors help with transition to Gulf Coast State College - My Panhandle
posted on April 6, 2016 at 11:37:30 pm
The college launched this new program in January and hired five advisors for the high schools. Gulf Coast and Bay District already have a long-standing relationship, whic ...
- Battery starts fire at Gulf Coast State College - WJHG-TV
posted on January 29, 2016 at 05:39:36 am
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A building was evacuated at Gulf Coast State College after a car battery started a fire. A little after 3:00 p.m. ...
- Gulf Coast State College Holds Holiday Concert - WJHG-TV
posted on December 15, 2014 at 12:49:42 am
PANAMA CITY-- The Gulf Coast State College's Visual and Performing Arts Division held their annual holiday concert. The Concert Chorale and Singing Com ...
May 20, 2017
Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.