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They enter with higher aspirations than their white peers but are less likely to graduate in three years.
Institutions have the nation’s attention; now they must step up their game by improving their “unforgivable” program-completion numbers, a longtime leader...
A tale of erosion, seen through six people in the trenches.
A national survey of more than 1,400 colleges found gaps by institutions' size and sector in policies and services offered to help those students.
The colleges want to be a part of President Obama’s new project to help black men. But the administration has not always included their perspective, they say.
The scorecard will allow students and families to compare colleges in the system, and will help the colleges measure and improve their performances.
The program, being offered under a contract with Caterpiller Inc., is turning the college into a "pawn" in the company's "union-busting games," the union says.
Students who pass an intensive course at Edmonds Community College get an automatic interview with the Boeing Company, a deal that has proved beneficial.
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- Accreditor of California Colleges Lacks Conflict Protections, Federal Review Says
- California Community Colleges End Controversial Deal With Kaplan U.
The Two-Year Track
If anything, faculty members should be a bit more paranoid about social media.
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