Jefferson College News
Browse past news stories for Jefferson College in Hillsboro, MO.
- Jefferson College hosts flood-relief drive - Roanoke Times (blog)
Students at Jefferson College and Health Sciences are collecting cleaning supplies and household items to help West Virginia residents affected by last week's stor ...
- New Jefferson College program addresses nursing shortage with Veteran program - WSLS
ROANOKE ( 10) – Jefferson College of Health Sciences is trying to make it easier for Veterans to get their degrees. There is a nursing shortage across the country ...
- Matthews selects Washington & Jefferson College - Uniontown Herald Standard
Matthews selects Washington & Jefferson CollegeHunter Matthews, a football player at Albert Gallatin, will continue his academic and athletic careers at Washington and Jefferson Coll ...
- Summerton woman earns degree from Jefferson College - Manning Live
Summerton resident Elizabeth Lynn Adams graduated magna cum laude May 6 with an associate of applied science degree from the occupational therapy assistant program ...
- Retiring Washington And Jefferson College President Reflects On The Changing Campus - 90.5 WESA
Tori Haring-Smith says it took many years get beyond being introduced as Washington and Jefferson College's first female president. Haring-Smith assumed the role in 2005 ...
- President of Washington & Jefferson College to retire - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
President of Washington & Jefferson College to retireTori Haring-Smith, the 12th president of Washington & Jefferson College, today announced she will retire June 30, 2017. Ms. Haring-Smith was appointed head of the Washin ...
- Washington & Jefferson College Attempts To Better Engage New Students - Campus Technology
Washington & Jefferson College Attempts To Better Engage New StudentsWashington & Jefferson College (W&J) has adopted a new platform in an effort to better engage students ...
- Career Step Expands Programs Offered through Jefferson College to Include Online EMS Continuing Education - PR Web (press release)
Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, has expanded its academic partnership with Jefferson College to include professional development education for EMT a ...
- NCMC softball suffers damaging home sweep to Jefferson College - kttn
The North Central Missouri College Lady Pirates hosted Jefferson College in a battle of two of the top teams in NJCAA Division One, Region 16 softball on Friday aft ...
- Red-hot NCMC Lady Pirates, on 8 game winning streak, host Jefferson College on Friday - kttn
The North Central Missouri College softball team is on an early April roll, as recent surge of eight straight wins has pushed the Lady Pirates record to 21-9 (8-2 in Regio ...
- Logan baseball beats Jefferson College - The Southern
CARBONDALE — Freshman Marshall Gilbert and sophomore Tyler Robertson stroked four hits each Monday to lead the John A. Logan College baseball team t ...
- Athlete of the Week (March 20, 2016) – Matt Brown, Jefferson College baseball - Leader Publications
Brown, a redshirt sophomore first baseman from St. Louis, had six hits in 10 at-bats (including a home run and three doubles) to lead the Vikings to two wins in three game ...
- Washington & Jefferson College Launches Global Summer Academy - Benzinga
Washington & Jefferson College Launches Global Summer AcademyThis summer, Washington & Jefferson College (W&J) introduces the Global Summer Academy, an interna ...
- MACC women defeat Jefferson College, tie for second in Region 16 - Moberly Monitor Index
Autumn Jones' sniper-like shooting abilities from behind the arc Saturday afternoon played a key role in helping Moberly Area Community College conclude its 2 ...
- Binkley, Cozine Among Jefferson College Law Enforcement Academy Graduates - Ste. Genevieve Herald
Genevieve and Travis Cozine of French Village, recently graduated from the Jefferson College Law Enforcement Academy (JCLEA). The class also achieved a 100 percent comp ...
- Jefferson College wins advertising awards - Roanoke Times
The college won a gold award for its school of graduate and professional studies brochure and a bronze award for its magazine, the Jefferson Chronicle. Mark Lam ...
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.