Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 11/03/2011 - 5:32pm
Middle Tennessee State University and Motlow State Community College have announced a dual-admission program that will help students earning a two-year associate's degree to apply those credits toward a bachelor's degree.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 9:00pm
Ron Wright, who had been Delgado Community College's chancellor before going on medical leave earlier this year, has been tapped to lead the development of Centers of Excellence throughout the Louisiana Community and Technical College System. Wright, 64, whose appointment was effective Tuesday, had been Delgado's leader since July 2008.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 8:46pm
In a dramatic departure from past practice, the college’s School of Health Sciences will give priority to students who demonstrate the best chance of success in associate’s-degree programs for nurses, dental hygienists and radiological technicians. Criteria announced Tuesday replace a first-come, first-served system that resulted in multiyear wait lists.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 8:43pm
In a recent video addressed to the public, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan again reiterated the importance of income-based student loan repayment options and weighed in on the significance of community colleges.