Tag: Community College

New Thinking to Combat Community College Enrollment Decline

New Thinking to Combat Community College Enrollment Decline

Community college enrollment across the United States has been in steady decline since 2011. According to Inside Higher Ed’s 2017 Survey of College and University…

Free Community College: An Expanding Ideal

Free Community College: An Expanding Ideal

Maybe you’ve already heard the news: free community college tuition in Maryland. As The Baltimore Sun reported last year, Republican Governor Larry Hogan intended to…

College: It Has Never Been More Important … But Is It Affordable?

College: It Has Never Been More Important … But Is It Affordable?

An article on the online news website, Insider Louisville, had some telling data about the status of families preparing financially for their kids’ college education…

Two Great Tastes: The Value of Online Ed and Community Colleges

Two Great Tastes: The Value of Online Ed and Community Colleges

Do you know how long community colleges have been around? Since 1901, as this recent article in U.S. News & World Report reminds us. Traditionally,…

A New Look at Technical and Community College Recruitment

A New Look at Technical and Community College Recruitment

Unlike four-year colleges and universities, technical and community college recruitment strategies often do not involve working with their prospective students until those students apply. Most…

The Melting Pot and Cost Benefit of Community College

The Melting Pot and Cost Benefit of Community College

My father was a first-generation college student. It helped that he had the GI Bill, having served four years in the Air Force. By 1969…

Is Your College or University ‘Million Dollar Ready?’

Is Your College or University ‘Million Dollar Ready?’

Today we re-visit an oldie-but-goodie: a decade-long study by researchers from the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and the consulting firm, Johnson Grossnickle and Associates,…

Capture Welcomes New Partner Assumption College

Capture Welcomes New Partner Assumption College

Introducing one of Capture Higher Ed’s newest partners, Assumption College, a private, Catholic, liberal arts institution in Worcester, Mass. The college also has a campus…

New Year, New Agenda: Saving Private Colleges

New Year, New Agenda: Saving Private Colleges

New Year’s is a time for resolutions. Here’s one for saving private colleges: “think differently.” Why? To avoid closure or merger. Two days into the…

Capture Welcomes New Partner Medaille College

Capture Welcomes New Partner Medaille College

Capture Higher Ed is proud to introduce one of its newest partners, Medaille College a private, four-year institution with campuses in Buffalo and Rochester, N.Y. With…