Community colleges

California Public Colleges Lack System-Wide Plan To Handle Mass ShootingsCalifornia's public colleges and universities have taken seriously the task of preparing for the threat of mass shootings, although decisions about how to do so are made by individual campuses rather than system-wide.
15 California Community Colleges Allowed To Offer 4-Year Degrees For The First TimeCalifornia 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.
California State Senate Approves Bill Allowing 4-Year Degrees At Community CollegesThe state Senate has approved a pilot program under which some California community college campuses would offer four-year degrees in certain specialized fields.
Bay Area Community College Students Want Schools To Offer 4-Year DegreesAbout 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.
Bill Adds Calif. Community College Classes At Higher CostStudents 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 GrantThe nearly $15 million grant will be used to train unemployed workers for jobs in high tech manufacturing and engineering.
New State Report Shows City College Of San Francisco Near BankruptcyThe review found many flaws in what City College of San Francisco is doing as it struggles to remain accredited.
Budget Cuts May Lead To Accreditation Sanctions Against SF City CollegeFunding 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.
Bay Area Community Colleges Would Benefit From Obama Training Partnership PlanThe 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.
California Colleges Bracing For Deeper CutsThe state's revenue projections are not likely to meet expectations, meaning millions more in cuts for higher education.
Some Bay Area Community Colleges Inundated With RegistrantsMonday was the first day that many Bay Area students could register for fall classes at community colleges.
South Bay Community Colleges Brace For Even Deeper CutsIt will be a longer wait for classes, higher tuition and fees for students and even the possibility of layoffs and turning some students away for community colleges across the state.