Community Colleges

Community Colleges
Jun 04, 2020
Amid widespread protests over another police killing of a black American, two-year systems in California and Virginia will reassess their major role in law enforcement training.
Oct 29, 2019
The tech company is looking for different ways to fill “new-collar” jobs in its 360,000-employee workforce by adding digital badges and apprenticeships and deepening partnerships with community colleges.

Surveys

Jan. 21, 2020 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2019 Survey of Chief Academic Officers, conducted in association with Gallup, can be downloaded here, free.

Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics.

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m. Eastern, Inside Higher Ed present a free webcast discussing the results of the survey. View the webcast here.

The Inside Higher Ed Survey of College and University Chief Academic Officers was made possible in part with support from Oracle, Watermark, Phi Kappa Phi and Gallup.

Booklets

"Guiding Students to Success at Community Colleges" is Inside Higher Ed's new print-on-demand compilation of articles.

A copy of the booklet is available for download here, free.

We invite you to sign up here for a free webcast on the themes of the booklet on Thursday, Aug. 22, at 2 p.m. Eastern.

This compilation was made possible in part by the support of Ellucian.

 

Blogs

Confessions of a Community College Dean
August 6, 2020 - 2:00am

Any ideas for best ways to support anxious students when we're all off campus?

Confessions of a Community College Dean
August 4, 2020 - 2:00am

How to prevent layoffs in one easy step.

Archive

November 21, 2018

Joint degree programs between private and public colleges are being embraced as a way to meet growing demand for nurses with bachelor's degrees -- in less time.

November 15, 2018

An investigation into a Texas community college found that administrators improperly changed nursing students' grades from failing to passing.

November 14, 2018

More Pell Grant recipients attended community colleges last summer, survey finds, after the federal government reinstated eligibility for year-round grants.

November 6, 2018

Prison education programs are thriving and enjoy bipartisan backing, but colleges say they could do more with federal and state funding.

October 29, 2018

A new study shows few student achievements from an innovative initiative in Tennessee that moved college math remediation back to high school.

October 24, 2018

Colleges are hoping a new initiative will help them encourage former students who stopped out to return and complete their degrees.

October 19, 2018

Many community colleges rely too much on associate degrees that have little labor market value and too rarely lead to a four-year credential, Ryan Craig argues.

October 16, 2018

Some community colleges have found innovative partnerships with their public housing authorities may help combat student homelessness.

October 12, 2018

Colleges worry the federal student aid verification process singles out more low-income students and may be stopping them from receiving grants.

October 3, 2018

A growing number of colleges are trying to help poor students meet their basic needs and remove barriers that keep them from graduating.

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