Community Colleges - Higher Education
Maine Community College Tuition Frozen for Upcoming Year

Maine Community College Tuition Frozen for Upcoming Year

by Associated Press | August 28, 2017
PORTLAND, Maine — Tuition is being frozen at Maine’s seven community colleges for the comin [...] Read more

Rhode Island Joins Free Community College Movement

by Catherine Morris | August 8, 2017
The national “college promise” movement took another step forward last week when Rhode Isla [...] Read more
Santa Fe Community College President to Retire

Santa Fe Community College President to Retire

by Associated Press | August 3, 2017
SANTA FE, N.M. — Santa Fe Community College President Randy Grissom has announced he will ret [...] Read more
Tennessee Community College Cuts 28 Employees

Tennessee Community College Cuts 28 Employees

by Associated Press | August 1, 2017
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee community college has laid off 28 employees – one of m [...] Read more
2 Ohio Schools Utilize Transfer Partnership to Help Students Step Up

2 Ohio Schools Utilize Transfer Partnership to Help Students Step Up

by Catherine Morris | July 25, 2017
This past fall, the University of Dayton and Sinclair Community College welcomed the first coho [...] Read more
Arizona Ex-lawmaker Wants Immigrant Tuition Decision Barred

Arizona Ex-lawmaker Wants Immigrant Tuition Decision Barred

by Clarice Silber, Associated Press | July 12, 2017
PHOENIX — A former legislator who championed most of Arizona’s toughest immigration laws is [...] Read more
Louisville Tries Different Course to Close Black Male Achievement Gap

Louisville Tries Different Course to Close Black Male Achievement Gap

by Monica Levitan | July 11, 2017
In an effort to improve academic achievement among African Americans, a Kentucky school board h [...] Read more
Student Group Sues College in Michigan Over Speech Policy

Student Group Sues College in Michigan Over Speech Policy

by Associated Press | July 6, 2017
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A conservative nonprofit student group at a community college in so [...] Read more
Ohio Empowers Community Colleges to Address Industry Needs

Ohio Empowers Community Colleges to Address Industry Needs

by Catherine Morris | July 5, 2017
Ohio has become the 24th state to allow its community colleges to offer four-year degrees. [...] Read more
Money Woes Forcing Oregon to Alter Community College Promise

Money Woes Forcing Oregon to Alter Community College Promise

by Associated Press | June 29, 2017
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Promise may not be kept to students from wealthier families. The [...] Read more
Industry Pitching In to Support Higher Ed ESL

Industry Pitching In to Support Higher Ed ESL

by Lois Elfman | June 27, 2017
At the request of companies within its community, Bucks County Community College in Pennsylvani [...] Read more
Mississippi’s Largest Community College Warned by Accreditor

Mississippi’s Largest Community College Warned by Accreditor

by Associated Press | June 25, 2017
JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi’s largest community college has been put on warning by its acc [...] Read more
AAUP Adds 2 Institutions, Removes 2 From Censure List

AAUP Adds 2 Institutions, Removes 2 From Censure List

by Tiffany Pennamon | June 19, 2017
The American Association of University Professors’ censure list, currently composed of 56 ins [...] Read more
Boston Bridge Program Aims to Put College Within Residents’ Reach

Boston Bridge Program Aims to Put College Within Residents’ Reach

by Catherine Morris | June 14, 2017
Boston will offer its residents yet another chance at free college through a recently announced [...] Read more
Mississippi Community Colleges Make Cut, Raise Tuition

Mississippi Community Colleges Make Cut, Raise Tuition

by Jeff Amy, Associated Press |
JACKSON, Miss. — Community colleges statewide are eliminating nearly 250 jobs for the upcomin [...] Read more