Community college students can live in university dorms
In New Jersey, Mercer County Community College students can live in dorms at a reduced rate on the Rider University campus under an agreement signed by both institutions.
Proposal would allow Mo. community colleges to confer bachelor’s degrees
Missouri’s Higher Education System Review Task Force has recommended to allow community colleges to confer baccalaureates in health and applied technology.
Companies with worker shortages provide trial-run internships
Technology, manufacturing and construction companies in Colorado are using a state-funded internship program to hire students from Pikes Peak Community College for six months of on-the-job training before deciding whether to offer them full-time positions.
Robots come to life at a N.C. community college
Brunswick Community College hosts RoboCon, bringing together K-12 schools, corporations and non-profit groups for a robotics competition with the goal of encouraging students to pursue STEM careers.
Ohio community college partners with universities on online classes
Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership Program allows students to work on more than 50 bachelor’s and master’s degrees from 12 four-year institutions while staying on campus.