CCRC's Jenkins Makes the Business Case for Strengthening Transfer
In a new paper, one of five released by HCM Stategists' recently launched Maximizing Resources for Student Success project, Davis Jenkins and co-authors argue that strengthening transfer will increase affordability for both students and taxpayers.
|OCTOBER 16, 2014|
|Benefits of Free|
In Inside Higher Ed, Thomas Bailey comments on a new scholarship program in Chicago that will offer free tuition to high school graduates who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and do not require remediation in English or math.
|OCTOBER 14, 2014|
|Benefits of Redefining Full-Time Enrollment to 15 Credits a Semester Examined|
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education looks at the main findings from a CCRC report on the strategies states and colleges are using to encourage students to enroll in 15 credits per semester.
|OCTOBER 03, 2014|
|Community College Students Face a Very Long Road to Graduation|
In the New York Times, Melinda Mechur Karp comments on the difficulties community college students face in navigating college, and how nonacademic supports can help.
|CCRC and MDRC Receive $10 million Federal Grant to Conduct Experimental Research on Innovative Approaches to Remedial Assessment and Instruction|