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Finishing with little debt: Significantly fewer two-year degree students finish their degree with student loan debt than students earning credentials from for-profit or four-year institutions. (Read the PDF.) AACC StaffMore Posts – Website



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HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, is celebrating a $1.3 million bequest from Gloria W. Paxton. The gift will establish the John E. Paxton and Gloria W. Paxton Fund for Excellence in STEAM, which will provide…


Funding roundup

Five North Carolina community colleges are better equipped to address health care needs across the state — including the opioid epidemic — thanks to an investment from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina….


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Florida’s Miami Dade College will use a $50,000 donation from Univision Communications Inc. to provide scholarships for students in the Miami Animation and Gaming International Complex (MAGIC) program. Univision and MDC also are collaborating on…



Funding roundup

Macomb Community College’s Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) in Michigan got a boost with a $1 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant. Tabitha Whissemoreis a contributor to Community College Daily and managing editor of…