Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy, 10/19/10


The report, titled "Divided we Fail: Improving Completion and Closing Racial Gaps in California’s Community Colleges," reveals that 70% of students seeking degrees at California's community colleges did not manage to attain them or transfer to four-year universities within six years. These rates were lower for African American and Latino students. Further, only 40% of degree-seeking students earned 30 credits at a community college within six years of enrolling.

AuthorKeith Blakeman