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Warren County Community College to ditch pricey textbooks for subscription model
Lehighvalleylive.com
Costs for the program will be rolled into the college’s tuition and fee structure.

Big Sandy Community & Technical College and SilverLiner celebrate inaugural cohort graduation
WMKY 90.3
Big Sandy Community & Technical College and SilverLiner together with local agencies celebrated SilverLiner’s inaugural class of welders from the Workforce Solutions Welding Training on the Mayo campus.

Community college programs respond to industry demand for line workers
WRAL.com
Thanks to electrical line worker programs like those at Forsyth Tech Community College, Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute, Cleveland Community College, Nash Community College and Cape Fear Community College, local utility companies and contractors don’t have to look far for qualified workers.

Lone Star College program offers high school students chance to get ahead
MySA.com
Aside from the program allowing successful graduates to save money through the steeply discounted credit hour cost of community colleges, the early exposure to coursework helps with their future success in higher education.

Grants to support high school students in middle college mechatronics programs
Chattanoogan.com
Four Tennessee community colleges are each receiving a $250,000 state grant to help high school students earn two-year degrees in the high-demand field of mechatronics.

Community colleges can be good starting point for some students
Cleveland Jewish News
Enrolling in a community college first allows students to become accustomed to college-level courses, discover their career interests and save money.

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