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Transforming the Community College: What Research Tells Us

Conference: Tompkins Cortland Community College Conference
Date and Time: October 13, 2015

This presentation explored the reasons why community colleges continue to have low graduation and transfer rates, even in the face of extraordinary successes. It then discussed a variety of potential reforms—many of which are being tried around the country—that could help more students benefit from the tremendous potential of a community college education.

Associated Papers


Melinda Mechur Karp
Research Affiliate
Community College Research Center