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Enrollment trend: Public two-year colleges have seen a 9.6 percent dip in enrollment since 2013. DataPoints is a biweekly feature of the American Association of Community Colleges that provides a snapshot of information related to…



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Commentary: Community colleges can be ‘first responders’ in retraining displaced workers The Hill Community colleges offer an environment that is particularly supportive for displaced and dissatisfied workers. Va. county urged to join free community college…




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​In S.C., Senate Democrats want to make tech college free for residents The State (with video) Seventeen Democratic senators propose spending $76 million a year to offer free tuition, vouchers for fees and other financial…


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Despite the uncertainties of how the Trump administration may approach federal regulations affecting higher education institutions, there are some areas that community colleges must address no matter what, such as overtime regulations and compliance, Title…


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As community colleges ‘have their moment,’ leaders face tough challenges EdSurge A growing number of community colleges are setting up “guided pathways” efforts, encouraged and supported by groups like the American Association of Community Colleges…


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Ariz. plan would increase community college transfers   The State Press Arizona State University and the Arizona Board of Regents outlined a plan for increasing the number of community college transfers in the next 10 years,…