Knowing what classes to take to finish school can be challenging. But the California Community Colleges are trying to take some of the mystery out of the process. Capital Public rAdio's Katie Orr outlines the strategy.
Not everyone is happy with the revised budget proposed by California Governor Jerry Brown. But he does have the approval of the state's community college system. Brown attended the Community College Board of Governors meeting yesterday (Monday). Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports.
Getting into college can be hard enough, but transferring can be even tougher. A new report out this week looks at the progress one program is making toward easing transfers between community colleges and the California State University system. Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports.
California has the largest community college system in the nation. With 72 districts and 112 colleges serving more than 2.1 million students, the need for more affordable education is a constant struggle. Community college officials say President Obama's free community college proposal is a new plan to make high-quality programs at community colleges free to eligible students. KVCR's Natalya Estrada has more in this report.