California Community Colleges names new chancellor to head nation’s largest higher ed system.
San Francisco’s City College is just one of many campuses to participate in Sunday’s Hands Across America protest to show support for higher education.
The 112-campus California Community Colleges system may be forced to enroll 400,000 fewer students and cut thousands of classes because of the state budget impasse and funding shortages.
Two local campuses have been told to make changes or risk the loss of accreditation, something that – understandably – is unsettling for many students.
Nearly 70 percent of community college freshmen in California drop out of their 2-year colleges without earning an associates degree or transferring, frustrated when they’re shut out of classes they need.
A new study finds that most students seeking degrees at California’s community colleges never get them.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Wednesday signed legislation that guarantees admission to California State University to community college graduates, a change backers say will help more students earn four-year degrees.