Community Colleges

Community Colleges
Dec 07, 2017
Faculty and student groups pushed against proposal from Oakland Athletics to build new ballpark on college property. And their board listened.

Surveys

March 10, 2017 -- Inside Higher Ed’s 2017 Survey of College and University Presidents was conducted in conjunction with Gallup.

A copy of the report can be downloaded here.

On March 28, Inside Higher Ed Editors Doug Lederman and Scott Jaschik presented a free webinar on the results and take your questions. Click here to view the webinar.

The Inside Higher Ed survey of presidents was made possible in part by advertising from Cengage, Helix Education, Intellus Learning, Jenzabar, Rowan University and Ruffalo Noel Levitz.

Booklets

March 21, 2017 -- Our latest print-on-demand compilation, "Lifelong Learning Through Alternative Credentials," can be downloaded, free, here.

We invite you to sign up here for a free webinar on the themes of the booklet on Tuesday, April 11, at 2 p.m. Eastern.

The compilation was made possible in part by the advertising support of Trilogy Education Services.

Blogs

Confessions of a Community College Dean
December 15, 2017 - 3:10am

Moving up the ranks.

Confessions of a Community College Dean
December 13, 2017 - 8:24pm

Health insurance and more.

Confessions of a Community College Dean
December 12, 2017 - 9:10pm

Students and poverty.

Archive

March 2, 2017

As Tennessee’s Promise program expands to include adult students, other community college scholarship programs are figuring out how to replicate its success.

February 28, 2017

American Academy of Arts and Sciences makes the case for increasing foreign language learning capacity in a political climate that's increasingly anti-global.

February 21, 2017

New survey of community college students reveals financial insecurity, including rising housing, food, transportation and child care costs can keep them from completing. 

February 16, 2017

State policy isn’t the only way to tackle low community college student transfer rates, write Josh Wyner and Alison Kadlec. Institutional action matters, too.

February 16, 2017

Two-year institutions across the country are getting creative with Latino student recruitment as Hispanic populations grow.

February 15, 2017

For a group of faculty members, students and staff at a Pennsylvania community college prepared to sponsor a refugee family, their plans are on hold.

February 13, 2017

Oregon's free community college scholarship faces money woes and criticism, particularly from the state's four-year university leaders, who cite the program's higher-income beneficiaries while also worrying about enrollment declines at their institutions.

January 27, 2017

Since losing all state funding two years ago, two large Arizona community colleges struggle with declining enrollments and budget cuts.

January 27, 2017

New nonprofit is intermediary between aviation employers and partner colleges, with tailored academic programs that could send graduates across state lines for well-paying jobs.

January 12, 2017

City College of San Francisco is struggling with money woes, dwindling enrollment and a long-running accreditation crisis, but many in the state say the college is changing for the better.

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