Community colleges

15 California Community Colleges Allowed To Offer 4-Year Degrees For The First Time

California school officials are set to select as many as 15 community colleges for a pilot program that would allow them to offer 4-year degrees.


Community Colleges Gain Recognition

California State Senate Approves Bill Allowing 4-Year Degrees At Community Colleges

The state Senate has approved a pilot program under which some California community college campuses would offer four-year degrees in certain specialized fields.


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Bay Area Community College Students Want Schools To Offer 4-Year Degrees

About 300 college students from San Jose boarded buses Monday and traveled to Sacramento to urge lawmakers to favor a bill allowing community colleges to offer four-year degrees, a spokesman said.


San Francisco City College (CBS)

Bill Adds Calif. Community College Classes At Higher Cost

Students at California community colleges could see additional class options for short summer and winter sessions under a bill that passed the state Assembly on Monday, but those courses would come with a higher price tag.



East Bay Community Colleges Receive Major Federal Job Training Grant

The nearly $15 million grant will be used to train unemployed workers for jobs in high tech manufacturing and engineering.


City College of San Francisco (CCSF)

New State Report Shows City College Of San Francisco Near Bankruptcy

The review found many flaws in what City College of San Francisco is doing as it struggles to remain accredited.


San Francisco City College (CBS)

Budget Cuts May Lead To Accreditation Sanctions Against SF City College

Funding cuts to higher education in California means not only increased tuition and fees for students, but accreditation sanctions against schools like San Francisco’s City College among others.


San Francisco City College (CBS)

Bay Area Community Colleges Would Benefit From Obama Training Partnership Plan

The president’s $8 billion plan would link community college students with local businesses, a plan that was based in part on research done by a working group that included Foothill College President Judy Miner.


San Jose State University (San Jose State University)

California Colleges Bracing For Deeper Cuts

The state’s revenue projections are not likely to meet expectations, meaning millions more in cuts for higher education.


College of San Mateo

Some Bay Area Community Colleges Inundated With Registrants

Monday was the first day that many Bay Area students could register for fall classes at community colleges.