A Day’s Worth of Stories about Community College Enrollment

Collected from Google News, a day’s worth of stories between Monday and Tuesday.

Must be a trend…

Layoffs Lead to Increased College Enrollment
WSET, VA – Enrollment this Spring at Virginia Western is up 10 percent compared to last year. Danville Community College is up seven percent. …

In poor economy, more students enrolling at community colleges
KVIA, TX – El Paso Community College Vice President of Instruction Dr. Dennis Brown says he is seeing that trend reflected at his campuses. …

Enrollment grows at La. community colleges
KATC, LA – That’s according to the latest enrollment figures released by the Louisiana Community and Technical College System. The largest growth was at Nunez …

QCC among nation’s fastest growing
Worcester Telegram, MA – Community College Week magazine listed two-year public schools that have experienced significant enrollment increases. QCC ranked 25th on the list of …

MCCC enrollment sets another record
Monroenews.com, MI – The winter semester enrollment at the college has reached an all-time high. The credit enrollment headcount for this winter semester is 4344 students, …

Unemployed workers head back to school
KXLY, WA – SPOKANE — As the unemployment rate goes up, so does the enrollment rate at the Community College level, making school officials in Spokane worried. …

Some colleges see rise in spring enrollments
2TheAdvocate, LA – By JORDAN BLUM The spring enrollments for Baton Rouge Community College and Southern University are separated by just 80 students, essentially the …

Back to School: In poor economy, laid-off workers flocking to …
Winston-Salem Journal, NC – Students work in a computer lab at Forsyth Technical Community College’s Learning Center. From the foreground back, they are Tom Atkinson, Theo Akinyele, …

Spring enrollment up at OTC
News-Leader.com, MO – Ozarks Technical Community College continues to see substantial enrollment growth in the midst of the current economic downturn, the college said in a news …

High Enrollment at Community Colleges
KUOW NPR, WA – And those people are going to be told, oh go to the community college who let you go.” LAMBERT SAYS IT WILL BE A CHALLENGE TO MANAGE A LARGER POPULATION OF

Pulaski Tech Spring Enrollment Climbs 9 Percent
Today’s THV, AR – Pulaski Technical College recorded a nine percent increase in enrollment for the spring 2009 semester over this time last year, marking a record number of …

Terra enrollment on the rise
Port Clinton News Herald, OH – For the fourth consecutive term, Terra Community College has seen a significant increase in its enrollment. Spring semester 2009 has a student headcount of …

 

 

Join the discussion One Comment

Leave a Reply