College Readiness

  • Early college takes root in Central New Jersey
    By Keith Heumiller
    June 6, 2017

    In New Jersey, early college high school programs give first-generation, college-bound students a head start on their degrees.

  • Moving forward on college, career readiness
    By AACC 21st Century Center Staff
    June 1, 2017

    Dual enrollment programs are growing, but challenges still exist.

  • Cutting back on remediation yields success
    By Ellie Ashford
    May 3, 2017

    Community colleges in New Jersey and Michigan successfully reformed their policies on developmental education placement, and are seeing fewer students in remedial courses and higher completion rates.

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    Improving FAFSA completion rates
    By AACC 21st Century Center Staff
    November 17, 2016

    Changes to the FAFSA form and increased outreach are some ways the Education Department is working to increase FAFASA completion rates. 

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