Poll: Many young Americans say high school diploma is enough for success
The survey also found disparities in the types of colleges young Americans choose. Overall, 3 in 4 said they plan to attend some type of college or have already done so. For about half, their plans included a four-year university, while about a quarter opted for community college or vocational school. Another quarter had no college plans.
Community and technical college system boosts apprenticeships
The Kentucky Community and Technical College System has more than 400 advanced manufacturing partners statewide and 135 business partners who offer work and learn experiences.
Tech schools work to fill skilled trades job openings
A new study done by the National Association of Home Builders shows that nearly 70 percent of its members were experiencing delays in completing construction projects on time due to a shortage of qualified workers. Colleges such as Madison Area Technical College are doing something about that.
Northeast State tops among state community colleges in voter registration drive
Northeast State Community College won the community college division for the 2019 Tennessee College Voter Registration Competition, thanks to the dedicated work of student club members.