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New Survey Findings Urge Community Colleges to “Imagine Success”

The Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE), a national assessment of community and technical colleges, released its 2009 survey findings in a report that reveals even though almost 70 percent of students express a strong intent to succeed and high aspirations, around half are dropping out of school before their second year.

Center Gets Almost $1 Million to Study Community College Students

The University of Texas at Austin's Center for Community College Student Engagement has received almost $1 million in grants to expand its efforts to use student feedback and data to promote community college students' academic success. MetLife Foundation and Houston Endowment, Inc. awarded the two grants. The $350,000 grant from MetLife Foundation will allow the…   » Continue Reading