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MARTINEZ, CA – Diablo Valley College (DVC) and Los Medanos College (LMC) have each received the 2021 Higher Education Champion Award, an honor bestowed by the Campaign for College Opportunity (Campaign) to recognize California Community Colleges and California State University (CSU) for their success in awarding the Associate’s Degree for Transfer (ADT) to black and …

Speaker 1: (00:00) Southwestern College has a history of anti-black discrimination and racial tension on campus. And now the college has been named a Higher Education Equity Champion this year by the nonprofit Campaign for College Opportunities. This recognition is for their work in awarding associate degrees for transfer to Black and Latino X students. …

If you are planning to continue your education, you might be wondering which degree best fits your future plans. You have specific skills, career goals and interests. This means that there are a number of factors to consider in determining whether an associate’s degree is right for you. So how do you know if it …

While starting your graduate studies with an associate’s degree can offer career opportunities and can provide a great foundation for general education, it’s only the beginning of college degrees that you get. While many students decide to complete their graduate course with an associate, many others move on to a bachelor’s degree because they find …

While an associate’s degree is often referred to as a two-year college degree, that doesn’t mean it has to take you that long to graduate. By choosing a university that offers liberal transfer policies, flexible online options, and shorter, more frequent semesters, you can dramatically reduce the time it takes to earn an associate degree. …

Belfast, Maine – Through a new partnership, students in Midcoast Maine can now earn associate’s degrees or certificates from the University of Maine at Machias (UMM) at the Hutchinson Center at the University of Maine in Belfast. Registration is now open for programs starting in fall 2021 and scholarships may be available. Three UMM associate …

On March 11, Mercyhurst University announced a new initiative to reduce tuition fees for two important groups in the MU community: applicants for an associate degree program and mature students in the undergraduate program. The University has worked diligently to make a Mercyhurst education accessible to all types of students. More and more programs are …

MIDDLETOWN – While the coronavirus pandemic can cause a myriad of challenges in education, a developing partnership aims to help local high school students get a head start in their higher education. In a partnership with the local community college, Middletown public high school students will be able to take courses that will allow them …

Information technology (IT) continues to grow in terms of demand and wages, making it a popular major in college. ut in a rapidly changing field, some students want to get to their basic and field courses as quickly as possible. This desire for quick placement in a job has led to the rise of the …

Miami, February 27, 2020 – Miami Dade College (MDC) was named the Editor’s Choice for one of the most affordable associate’s degrees in crime scene technology by online publishing resource, Crime Scene Investigator Edu. The Associate of Science in Crime Scene Technology degree prepares graduates for entry-level positions with local, state, and federal agencies, working …

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the earnings of employees with just an associate’s degree are 28% – or $ 336 per week – less than what a typical bachelor’s degree holder earns. Unemployment rates for people with a partner are also slightly higher. Nonetheless, you might consider skipping a four-year degree to …

Special report June 10, 2019 4:52 P.M. Last update: January 6, 2020 at 3:52 am Although it is difficult to quantify the value of higher education, people with higher levels of education tend to have higher incomes and are less likely to be unemployed. Jobs with higher education requirements tend to pay better as well …

Western New Mexico University will obtain 315 of its students this spring. Of these, 236 graduates will cross the stage at Old James Stadium during the Spring Opening Ceremony on Friday, May 10 at 2 p.m. ET. They will graduate and then shake hands with WNMU President Dr. Joseph Shepard and New Mexico Supreme Court …

Those with associate’s degrees can earn up to $ 82,000, according to data from the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Associate degrees cost significantly less than bachelor’s degrees, and students typically leave with little to no student debt. Here are the highest paying jobs you can get with just an associate’s degree. Visit BusinessInsider.com …

Students who have applied to a California State University and indicated that they are receiving an AA-T or AS-T degree from a California Community College must have their status confirmed electronically (eVerified). If you have applied to the CSU system and meet the requirements for your AA-T or AS-T degree at Southwestern College, you must …

Susan Young, graphic designer, illustrator, animator and teacher, has been appointed Chair of Associate Degree Programs at the School of Art at the Pratt Institute. She will assume the role on July 1, 2015. Young, currently Acting Chair of Associate Degree Programs, previously served as Adjunct Associate Professor (2012-14) and Visiting Instructor (2008-12) in Associate …