Earnings increase with education levels, but they also increase based on the selected discipline. Read the full PDF.
In this episode we talk to to Excelencia in Education’s Sarita Brown about their Seal of Excelencia.
June 7, 2019 | Issue # 139 AACC is not slowing down this summer. We’re working on several projects. The Expanding Community College Apprenticeships initiative is rolling along. Our new staff members hired for the project have hit the ground running. We also are planning the next meetings for our Unfinished Business initiative. In terms […]
So, You Want to Be a College President? with Dr. Lisa Skari, President, Mt. Hood Community College.
Community colleges receive only 18 percent of Federal Work-Study funds from the $1 billion appropriated to the program. Read the full PDF.
Innovative learning and teaching: In this episode of AACC’s Community College Voice podcast, Sha-shonda Porter and Laqueta Wright of Richland College (Texas) discuss using classroom research to spur innovation.
May 24, 2019 | Issue # 138 Last week, AACC hosted a convening of the Modernize Candidate Recruitment and Training Practices Working Group on May 16. The working group is part of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board (AWPAB), which was created to advise the White House’s National Council for the American Worker. Meeting attendees […]
In early May, the House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2020 Labor-HHS-Education (LHHS) funding bill, which would create a new, $150 million community college job training program and increase funding for a host of higher education and workforce training programs. Overall, the bill provides $189.8 billion, an $11.7 billion increase (6.2%) over FY 2019. This […]
Nearly half of Asian students who started at public two-year institutions in 2012 completed college within six years. Read the full PDF.
This is the fifth in a series of American Association of Community Colleges analyses of trends in community college enrollments and exploration of completion rates. The latter feature graduation rates and outcome measures published by the U.S. Department of Education and the National Student Clearinghouse’s completion rates. Download the report. [PDF]