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Corinthian Colleges declares bankruptcy amid push for new legislation to help ...
San Bernardino County Sun
Corinthian Schools Inc. filed for bankruptcy Monday in Delaware, a week after the Santa Ana-based for-profit school shut down all of its California campuses. The company listed its assets as between $10 million to $50 ... “This legislation ensures our ...
Heald students must decide whether to stay the course or seek loan forgivenessSacramento Bee
Heald students can get help in Salida, StocktonModesto Bee
Feds Suggest Stranded Corinthian Students Transfer to Other Suspect For-Profit ...AllGov
Stockton Record -Bend Bulletin -Rapid News Network
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Community colleges work to lower failure rate in online courses
The Seattle Times
The latest study, from researchers at the University of California-Davis, reveals that California community college students were 11 percent less likely to finish and pass an online course than students who took the course in person. Two years ago, a ...

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James sets national 200 back record, Golden West, Santa Rosa win California ...
SwimSwam
The CCCAA (California Community College Athletic Association) national championships saw a national 200 back record go down while Golden West continued their win streak on the men's side. Stock Photo via Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com.

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Bakersfield College ranked number 1 in California for community college alumni ...
KERO 23ABC News
"Bakersfield is on the bottom of almost every list, aren't we? I mean seriously, so for Bakersfield College really to come up on top in California and really in the top of the nation, it's really a testament to the good work being done here in the ...

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Patch.com

Solano Community College Offers Aid For Displaced Heald Students
Patch.com
The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) has asked local community colleges to offer space for Heald students who are displaced due to the forthcoming closure of Heald College. The California Community College ...

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MyMotherLode.com

Senate Bill Impacts Community Colleges
MyMotherLode.com
Those rules are already in effect for UC and CSU institutions, so the proposed law would bring community colleges in line with the same standards. Currently, California community colleges can only expel or suspend students that commit a sexual assault ...
Senate expands community colleges' reach on sexual assaultThe San Luis Obispo Tribune
College Sexual Assault Discipline Bill Passes State SenateDaily Nexus

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U.S. News & World Report

Studies: Online Courses Unsuccessful at Community Colleges
U.S. News & World Report
The latest salvo comes from researchers at the University of California—Davis, who found that community college students throughout California were 11 percent less likely to finish and pass a course if they opted to take the online version instead of ...
The Trouble With Community CollegesNational Journal

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Study Finds California Community College Students Performing Better In ...
CBS Local
DAVIS (CBS SF) – A newly-released study of more than 200,000 California community college students raises questions about the effectiveness of taking college courses online. Education researchers at UC Davis studied the progress of students in courses ...

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San Francisco Chronicle

Locking students out of California colleges a losing strategy
San Francisco Chronicle
Some will attend private four-year colleges in California, and some will leave the state. And many more will turn to California's community colleges. In fact, California high school graduates are more likely than those in other states to attend a two ...

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U.S. News & World Report

California Community Colleges Create a Path to HBCUs
U.S. News & World Report
An initiative announced in March may help more California community college students become undergrads. Students who meet certain criteria can transfer to one of nine historically black colleges​, such as Dillard University in Louisiana and Stillman ...

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