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Alabama Southern Community College and United States Sports Academy partner to offer bachelor’s degree in sports management

Students who have already earned their associate’s degree from ASCC will be eligible to enter the program. Completion of the sports management degree takes as little as two years.

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Community college stopgap

Legislation would make extension courses available over summer and winter breaks at higher fees to help students finish their studies.

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More students getting four-year credit from online CC classes

When finances get tight, some students are considering earning transfer credits through online community college courses. Experts say this can have several benefits, including lowering the overall cost of education. But the classes aren't always a silver bullet, and students should do their research before signing up for an online course at another school.

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Community college success can't be measured by degrees

A new study suggests that New York's schools aren’t turning out enough students with degrees. However, Onondaga Community College educators say that the study’s conclusions may not necessarily apply to community colleges.

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Ulster County CC proposes seventh consecutive tuition hike

Tuition at Ulster County Community College (N.Y.) would rise for the seventh consecutive year under a spending plan approved by two key committees of the Ulster County Legislature.

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Experts weigh in on the latest features of lecture, presentation solutions

The standard lecture experience has become dated, and the audiovisual needs of classrooms have evolved to support group study and collaborative, team-based learning. This special AV report will help your community college stay on top of the latest trends.

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Campus IT support centers ditch paper for helpdesk software solutions

Kirkwood Community College (Iowa) increased support through automatic routing without hiring additional IT staff. Check out their results and see how larger colleges and universities are streamlining helpdesks with technology and savvier users.

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CIOs speak out about bandwith, malware, and file sharing

Kimberly Conley, CIO of Henderson Community College (Ky.), joins other higher ed IT leaders in discussing the tech issues of the day—and how they’re keeping their campuses running and safe.

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Oklahoma City CC starts summer session amid disaster clean-up

When Oklahoma City Community College students returned to campus Monday, many of their classes weren't where they expected. School officials spent last week finding classroom space for all the college's summer courses after a tornado swept through campus, causing heavy damage to several buildings.

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Jackson Community College is no more as trustees approve name change

Effective immediately, the institution now will be known as Jackson College. In their approval of the name change, trustees also voted that no more than $50,000 would be spent to change letterheads, business cards, signage and other items bearing the college’s name and logo.

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