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Community Colleges and the "Completion Agenda"

Few issues in education policy have garnered as much attention from
state and federal lawmakers as has college completion.  Especially
because of the high cost of attending college, the question of the time
it takes students to complete two-year and four-year programs has become
crucial. Community colleges have a key role to play by
offering affordable two-year certificates in important fields of work as
well as preparation for completing a four-year degree. But many
students fail to finish their programs. Efforts by
policymakers to change this situation in higher education form the
“completion agenda.” ...MORE

Racial Dot Map

This new interactive map plots a dot for every person in the United States, color-coded by race and ethnicity.

Read more on the Demographics Research Group website.