NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/ Michigan Community College Association en kathy@mcca.org April Michigan Community College Association Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:02:00 CST Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:02:00 CST Michigan Community College Association http://www.mcca.org/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mcca.org/ <![CDATA[Job apprenticeship programs blossom; nearly 9 out of 10 trainees get hired. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=70EE87D2D0E8D98FF1A76AFE7AC9B08F 70EE87D2D0E8D98FF1A76AFE7AC9B08F Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:02:00 CST

Article in the Detroit News highlights early implementation and the authorization of Michigan community colleges to confer baccalaureate degrees]]> <![CDATA[Community College Daily highlights Michigan’s experience in helping students "reverse transfer" credits to community colleges to earn Associate Degrees. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=724EAD7135C16971A8DC53F3856A4959 724EAD7135C16971A8DC53F3856A4959 Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:23:20 CST In Michigan, it is estimated that 79% of community college students transfer to public universities without first earning an associate de]]> <![CDATA[American Association of Community Colleges released the implementation guide to the 21st Century Commission report to help community colleges redesign and reinvent community colleges.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=BAF0AE409D5E86202EDB3236958C1305 BAF0AE409D5E86202EDB3236958C1305 Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:33:51 CST The AACC has released its anticipatedE23F0CC5AEB77843EC73C6FDEBF26A1D Mon, 7 Apr 2014 14:04:44 CST For the article, please click here.<]]> <![CDATA[West Shore Community College's Manufacturing Technologies program recognized by the Great Lakes Manufacturing Council.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=6980842C542C49866145BFC13019AFD9 6980842C542C49866145BFC13019AFD9 Wed, 2 Apr 2014 14:09:24 CST West Shore Community College’s87796636F15A6E76384608C61942F6FF Wed, 2 Apr 2014 14:06:54 CST For the article, please click here.

<![CDATA[Michigan Community College Association's Center for Student Success deemed a national best practices model to improve student completion and persistence.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=30D59570C127233540B152ED4CA10861 30D59570C127233540B152ED4CA10861 Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:26:59 CST Jobs for the Future and the Kresge Foundation launched the Student Success Centers initiative to build a coherent approach to improve student completion and persistence based on best practices. Michigan was one of the first states to create a Cente]]> <![CDATA[Phi Theta Kappa Awards Luncheon honored students' academic achievement, community service and leadership.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=7047947DDEC9F4E84935A8418C1EA29A 7047947DDEC9F4E84935A8418C1EA29A Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:03:20 CST Siemens, a global powerh]]> <![CDATA[Community college graduates out-earn bachelor’s degree holders in certain program areas, according to data from Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce.]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=40871B066A0B53DBFFD6E82FA69AC860 40871B066A0B53DBFFD6E82FA69AC860 Fri, 14 Mar 2014 09:59:08 CST CNN Money article references data from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce showing that nearly 30% of Americans with associate's degrees make more than those with bachelor's degrees. In Tennessee for instance, the average wage for graduates of community colleges is $38,948 -- more than $1,300 higher than the average salaries for graduates of the st]]> <![CDATA[Mott Community College jumps into program easing transfer for students from community colleges to universities. ]]> http://www.mcca.org/news_details.cfm?rowID=D669BA975C9268FD2078950B241E554F D669BA975C9268FD2078950B241E554F Thu, 6 Mar 2014 16:03:23 CST

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