Helping students explore majors and careers in an efficient and focused way that keeps them from wasting time and money is the focus of a chapter by CCRC researchers in a new book released August 23 by Harvard Education Press.
This chapter in the book Matching Students to Opportunity examines the matching process between students and college programs or majors, primarily in community colleges.
This essay by Jim Jacobs is the seventh in a series of short essays by former CCRC staff members who share thoughts about their time working at the Center. These essays will be posted on our website throughout CCRC’s 20th anniversary year.
CCRC is working with the Ohio Association of Community Colleges (OACC), the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), and the state’s 23 community and technical colleges to create guided pathways for students to postsecondary credentials and careers.
CCRC has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation to help Ohio’s 23 community and technical colleges implement guided pathways.
James Jacobs, the president of Macomb Community College in Warren, Michigan, and a board member of CCRC, has been recognized by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) with the 2016 Chief Executive Officer Award for the Central Region.
This essay by Lauren O'Gara is the sixth in a series of short essays by former CCRC staff members who share thoughts about their time working at the Center. These essays will be posted on our website throughout CCRC’s 20th anniversary year.
This paper examines technology-mediated advising reform in order to contribute to the understanding of how colleges engage in transformative change to improve student outcomes.
The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) has chosen Judith Scott-Clayton to receive the Robert P. Huff Golden Quill Award for 2016, in recognition of her contributions to the literature on financial aid.