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Five Myths about Community Colleges

Five Myths about Community Colleges

Like most misconceptions, community college myths are based on elements of truth. But like most misconceptions, these myths lead to mistaken beliefs that could warp your ability to choose the right ...

By Jennifer LeClaire
Published September 4, 2008
America’s Top 10 Community Colleges

America’s Top 10 Community Colleges

It really doesn't make sense that community colleges are often ignored in rankings, considering nearly half of America’s undergraduate students attend community colleges.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2013
The Difference in Degrees

The Difference in Degrees

Remember, any college degree is better than no college degree!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 2, 2013
Your Turn: Attending a Community College

Your Turn: Attending a Community College

It's your turn to consider attending a community college--why you should.

By Andrea Pakieser, Harold Washington Community College
Published March 9, 2009
Advantages of Attending a Community College

Advantages of Attending a Community College

Consider this: maybe a community college is better for you.

By Bridget Kulla
Published January 22, 2015
President Obama Begins Initial Stages of Free Community College

President Obama Begins Initial Stages of Free Community College

Obama pushes next phase of free community college for all.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 17, 2015
10 High Paying Jobs for Community College Graduates

10 High Paying Jobs for Community College Graduates

Get a high paying job in half the time of a four-year degree.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 9, 2014
Basics of Transferring from a Community College

Basics of Transferring from a Community College

Make the transfer process from a community college seamlessly.

By Bridget Kulla
Published October 4, 2010
Community Colleges: A Nurturing Environment for the Nontraditional Student

Community Colleges: A Nurturing Environment for the Nontraditional Student

A nontraditional student gives a first-hand account of community colleges as a nurturing environment for the nontraditional student.

By Lisa Hardman
Published September 23, 2007
All About Community College

All About Community College

At Fastweb, we want you to be educated on every college option out there!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 2, 2013
3 Benefits of Attending a Community College

3 Benefits of Attending a Community College

You could benefit from a community college in these three ways.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 5, 2014
Ask an Expert: What's the Deal with Community College?

Ask an Expert: What's the Deal with Community College?

An expert answers tough questions about community college choices.

By Peter Vogt
Published October 4, 2010
Are You the Right Student for Community College?

Are You the Right Student for Community College?

4 ways to know if you're the right student for community college.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 16, 2016
The Truth About Student Life at Community Colleges

The Truth About Student Life at Community Colleges

Three things you should know about community college student life.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 7, 2014
What to Know About Choosing a Community College vs. a Four-Year University

What to Know About Choosing a Community College vs. a Four-Year University

When determining whether to get your bachelor’s, associate, or both, a number of factors should be taken into consideration.

By Hilary Gan, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published September 7, 2016