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2-Year Colleges: Stimulus Tool No. 1 For Higher Employment (Opinion)

There are two explanations for last year’s 6 percent drop in community college enrollment.

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City College Of San Francisco Trustees To Consider Major Cuts

A showdown is expected at City College of San Francisco on Thursday evening as trustees at the troubled school vote on whether to slash favored but costly ways of doing business.

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Quinebaug Valley Community College President Says He'll Resign

The president of Quinebaug Valley Community College announced this week he will resign.

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2-Year WA Tuition May Be Scaring Students Away

Community college tuition has gone up so much during the economic downturn that students at Washington's two-year colleges are now paying what a University of Washington student paid just over a decade ago.

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City College of SF Students, Faculty Want More Input

While City College of San Francisco administrators scramble to stave off bankruptcy and save the school's accreditation, they are being pressured by a group of students and faculty members who want a bigger say in deciding whether to reduce class offerings, lay off staffers or eliminate some academic programs entirely.

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Learning: Kean University Enrollment Up At Ocean County College

Officials: Despite accreditation issues, Kean@Ocean relationship is flourishing

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More Community Colleges Embrace Fund-Raising, Reconnect With Alumni

The two-year schools are trying to follow a path long traveled by four-year universities, but face their own set of challenges, including the lack of big league sports or scientific research.

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GRCC Responds To Pricing And Scheduling Concerns Raised By MLive Reader

Paying for a college education has long been a challenge for students, especially those who don’t qualify for free financial aid or receive scholarships.

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S.F. City College Submits Action Plan

The embattled City College of San Francisco met its first critical deadline Monday, submitting an action plan to the accreditation team that has threatened to close the school if it doesn't mend its free-spending ways and murky approach to decisions.

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