Community Colleges

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New Career Liaison Program Prepares Students For Training After High School

A partnership of the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and a network of community colleges will promote training opportunities for in-demand careers to Michigan high school students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

Grand Valley State University's main campus in Allendale. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Grand Valley Now Has Reverse Transfer Deals With Every Community College In Michigan

Grand Valley State University is the first university in the state to sign reverse transfer agreements with all 28 community colleges in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2013

Snyder Wants 2 Percent Bump In Education Funding

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will propose giving public schools, universities and community colleges two percent more overall funding in the next school year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2013

IT in the D

IT In The D Gets New Partners, Extends Program

The founders of the IT in the D tech training program have formalized their commitment to the program and added a new partner with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding this week at the Chase Tower in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

Students use iPads during a class

Auditors Find Students Repeating Classes…Over And Over

Auditors say they found 549 students took the same class four or more times over a two-year period.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2011

Making the Grade 10/05

WWJ Newsradio’s Greg Bowman reports on community colleges and their effect on the American education outlook.