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Colleges optimistic about Michigan governor's budget plan
Jackson Community College is among the two-year colleges happy with the news they heard last week in Gov. Rick Snyder's $48.2 billion spending plan for fiscal 2013. The plan calls for $8.5 million for community colleges to improve degree completions.

Community colleges fear they're becoming unaffordable
In Florida, annual tuition and fees at state colleges, also called community colleges, have increased over the past five years from about $2,000 to about $3,000 for full-time students. At the same time, there have been cuts in financial aid programs