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CCRC Awarded Major Federal Grants to Train Researchers and Evaluate the Federal Work-Study Program

The Institute of Education Sciences at the U.S. Department of Education awarded CCRC two major grants to train doctoral students in applied postsecondary research and to evaluate the impact of the Federal Work-Study program on student outcomes. 

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JULY 15, 2020

4-Year Students Can Benefit From Community College Classes, New Research Suggests

This Education Dive story describes CCRC's latest working paper, which finds educational and employment benefits for four-year college students who take a limited number of community college credits. 

JULY 15, 2020

Community College Courses and the Bachelor's Degree

This Inside Higher Ed story summarizes CCRC's latest working paper on how taking a limited number of community college credits affects outcomes for students primarily enrolled in four-year institutions. Our researchers found that these "supplementally enrolled" students see employment and educational benefits from taking courses at two-year colleges. 

JULY 14, 2020

Four-Year College Students Benefit From Taking Some Community College Courses

This Community College Daily story summarizes CCRC's latest working paper, which explores how taking a limited number of community college courses affects educational and employment outcomes for students primarily enrolled in four-year institutions.