They’ve started, but will they finish? | Zoë Corbyn | Times Higher Education | 3 March 2011
Some 13 million students enrol in the US community college system each year, but only about a third graduate. How can completion rates be improved?
Like many in the community college system in the US, Wise Allen feels that he is in a bind. The federal government expects him to improve the 30 per cent graduation rate at the colleges he oversees, but money is tight.