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Letter From the Director: COVID Funding for Community Colleges

The next COVID-19 federal relief bill should more fairly distribute aid to community colleges, which educate a significant number of students belonging to communities disproportionately affected by the coronavirus pandemic. 

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JULY 15, 2020

4-Year Students Can Benefit From Community College Classes, New Research Suggests

This Education Dive story describes CCRC's latest working paper, which finds educational and employment benefits for four-year college students who take a limited number of community college credits. 

JULY 15, 2020

Community College Courses and the Bachelor's Degree

This Inside Higher Ed story summarizes CCRC's latest working paper on how taking a limited number of community college credits affects outcomes for students primarily enrolled in four-year institutions. Our researchers found that these "supplementally enrolled" students see employment and educational benefits from taking courses at two-year colleges. 

JULY 14, 2020

Four-Year College Students Benefit From Taking Some Community College Courses

This Community College Daily story summarizes CCRC's latest working paper, which explores how taking a limited number of community college courses affects educational and employment outcomes for students primarily enrolled in four-year institutions.