Obama unveils outline of federal matching grant proposal that would seek to make two years of community college free nationwide.
Illinois leads list of states where community colleges already get only a single-digit percentage of their budgets from the state, and more cuts may be on the way.
Louisiana's two-year colleges get the backing of business -- and more state funding -- thanks to workforce focus and program cuts.
Declining enrollment in the post-recession period leaves community colleges with little room for error. A Virginia college found out the hard way.
A year after big protests over the idea, a new California law will allow several community colleges to charge more for overbooked courses.
A community college in Michigan offers "tuition amnesty" to collect some of what former students owe and to re-enroll them.
A program is helping low-income students at seven community colleges discover new avenues of financial support, in hopes of increasing college completion.
Ivy Tech, one of the nation's most acclaimed and centralized community college systems, contemplates wave of campus closures.
Segregation in higher education remains largely ignored, but two new studies show increasing concentrations of disadvantaged students at community colleges can affect completion rates.
Community colleges struggle to serve a growing share of disadvantaged students, report finds, while public funding skews toward four-year institutions.
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