community college


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a nonresidential junior college offering a curriculum fitted to the needs of the community

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His attempt to offer a new research approach is enviable, but what I see as the larger purpose--dissolving the border between the university and the community college in terms of scholarship--is not accomplished.
To support the rollout of the program, SAS began a series of training workshops for community college staff developers across the state last month.
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In addition, this grass-roots campaign hopes to raise about $4 million to market Proposition Community College, far less than the mega-millions pouring into the initiative's dominating this year's election.
What remains unresolved, however, is how a community college might argue that affirmative action was justified by a compelling state interest and implemented in a manner that was narrowly tailored.
The master plan sets the direction for the community college, allowing for growth and change.
One aim of a recent ETS community college symposium, held in conjunction with the League for Innovation's fall conference, was to encourage new ways of thinking about college facilities and approaches to teaching and learning.
If approved, Proposition 1D -- the Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act -- would increase funds for community colleges -- from 40 percent to 50 percent -- in the hopes of revitalizing the decades-old campuses.
So why did the City of Westminster and Front Range Community College undertake such a venture?
Access from a community college to a university used to be easy, but recent changes to the CSU and UC admission process and lower-division, major prerequisite requirements has created challenges that students must conquer to avoid adverse affects to their transfer progress.
At Monroe Community College in New York, Clinton toured the school's Public Safety Training Center.
Community College Week (2000:18) indicates that 65% of all community colleges teachers are part time.
In the 1960s, a strong social movement for egalitarianism manifested itself in the community college emphasis on open access and attention to less well-prepared students.
Strategic Partnership with Maricopa County Community College District Prepares Students for Real-World Challenges, Provides Job Opportunities
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