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21st Century Charter School Students Earn Associate’s Degrees in High School | Education

GARY – Students at 21st Century Charter School in Gary earn associate degrees while in high school, with some going beyond and earning credit toward a bachelor’s degree. Kyleah Martin is a senior at 21st Century. She obtained her associate’s degree and is preparing a bachelor’s degree in theater. She plans to go to Liberty […]

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Columbus colleges and universities end indoor requirement

As K-12 school districts and local government officials began rolling back their indoor masking mandates, so did colleges and universities in Greater Columbus. Fewer COVID-19 cases after this winter’s omicron surge, high vaccination rates among students, and the removal of mask mandates in the cities where they are are just some of the variables prompting […]

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Podcast: Private Grant Gives Haverhill High Students Free Associate’s Degrees

Haverhill High School students in the Northern Essex Community College Early College Program have the opportunity to earn Associate Degrees for free. Haverhill High School principal Jason Meland, a recent guest on WHAV’s morning program, says tuition is paid for by the Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation. The Newton, Mass.-based foundation has awarded a […]

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Brookdale’s MoU with Africa Universities Fund will bring tuition to Nigeria

Brookdale Community College is going global. Earlier this week, Brookdale officials signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the African Universities Fund that will expand Brookdale’s educational offerings and training opportunities to a global audience. “We are thrilled to be able to bring Brookdale Community College’s education to the world,” said Brookdale Community College President David […]

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When Universities Search Student Therapy Records

Jhe charges leveled this week against Harvard University — essentially, that it failed to protect students from a predatory professor — sound suspiciously like a bad replay. Here’s how the story unfolds: A valuable higher education product (eg, John Comaroff) is recruited from one institution to another (eg, Harvard). The new institution ignores warnings that […]

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South Georgia Technical College Ranked 3rd Best for Associate Degrees in Georgia – Americus Times-Recorder

From staff reports AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College was selected as the third-best college in Georgia to earn an associate’s degree according to university headquarters. The ranking was based on tuition cost, admission rate, retention rate, graduation rate, graduate salary, number of programs offered, online programs offered, default rate of payment, degrees awarded, percentage […]

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Requests for Superintendent of Public Schools Keep Rolling In | 307 Politics

Eight new nominations for the position of superintendent of public schools have been submitted to the Republican State Central Committee, bringing the total number of nominees to 12. The position of state superintendent, an official usually elected by the people of Wyoming, is vacant because Jillian Balow, the former superintendent, resigned earlier this month to […]

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Socorro ISD’s first colleges celebrate students who received diplomas associated with stolen ceremonies

More than 140 students from Socorro’s ISD early high school programs celebrated their milestone achievement in earning an associate degree while still in high school with special ceremonies throughout the month of December. Mission Early College High School, Rams Early College at Montwood High School, Socorro Early College at Socorro High School and Trailblazers Early […]

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Lahainaluna’s Class of 2026 Can Get Free University Associate Degree Through New Program | News, Sports, Jobs

LAHAINA – Lahainaluna High School is embarking on a new journey starting with the class of 2026. LHS will be the first high school in Maui to have an early college degree research program. Students will be able to earn their high school diploma and university associate degree when they graduate from Lahainaluna High School. […]

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Lahainaluna Class of 2026 Can Earn a Free Associate’s Degree Through New Program | News, Sports, Jobs

LAHAINA — Lahainaluna High School embarks on a new journey beginning with the Class of 2026. LHS will be the first high school on Maui to offer an early college degree-seeking program. Students will be able to earn their high school diploma and college associate’s degree when they graduate from Lahainaluna High School. Inspired by […]

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Best Online Computer Science Associate Degrees 2021: Top Picks

An associate’s degree in computer science is the foundation for developing computational skills. Computer science is the study of computers and computational theory. From scanning barcodes to monitoring activity and health, computers play an essential role. CS has a range of traditional and emerging opportunities that include artificial intelligence and cybersecurity. Industry professionals are in […]

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Eton College: 15 state schools receive college offers from Russell Group over Berkshire School

More than a dozen state schools are getting more offers from top UK universities than Eton – new figures show. Information obtained by the Daily Telegraph newspapers suggests that 15 state schools are receiving more college internship offers from the Russell Group than the prestigious Eton College. The Telegraph submitted a freedom of information request […]

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Community College Adds Two Full-Time Associate Degrees – Searchlight

posted on October 29, 2021 posted on October 29, 2021 St. Vincent and the Grenadines Community College (SVGCC) has added Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Sports Science and Associate of Science (AS) in Natural Science to its list of full-time program offerings full 2021/2022. Sports and Programs Coordinator Roxell John said that through the […]

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Four HBCUs Team Up to Help Students Transfer Associate Degrees

Posted: Oct 12, 2021 / 3:51 PM CDT / Update: Oct 12, 2021 / 3:51 PM CDT JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) – Washtenaw Community College (WCC), Jackson State University (JSU), Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU) and Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) have announced a partnership to create a path to success for students transfer of […]

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Mississippi senators announce $1.7 million in education grants for state schools

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith and U.S. Congressman Michael Guest announced Thursday the awarding of U.S. Department of Education grants totaling more than $1.7 million to the Southwest Mississippi Community College, Alcorn State University and Jackson State University. SMCC received an initial grant of $592,000 under the Predominantly Black Institutions […]

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Associate Degree Nurses Provide Excellent Care

Posted: 02/09/2021 00:01:38 I am writing in response to statements made by Representative Linda Tanner (D-Georges Mills) to the NH House Education Committee regarding associate degree nurses. Let me start by saying that my son, after serving in the US Navy as a corpsman, assigned to a US Marine Unit, earned his associate’s degree, after […]

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Eaker Center School Awards First Civilian Associate Degrees > Maxwell Air Force Base > View

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Alabama — the Civilian Leadership Development School to Ira C. Eaker Center for Leadership Development graduated from the first class of its online civil associate degree program. This first class of 88 students graduated 42 members on June 29, 2021, representing the Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Space Force, and U.S. […]

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Davenport North Graduate Students with Diploma and Two Associate Degrees | local education

Hagen Walker graduated from Davenport North High School with his diploma and two associate degrees from Eastern Iowa Community College. Hagen Walker graduated from Davenport North High School with his diploma and two associate degrees from Eastern Iowa Community College. The new Davenport Community Schools logo. Hagen Walker graduated from Davenport North High School with […]

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Southeast Seniors Earn Associate’s Degrees, High School Diplomas

Southeastern Regional recently announced that 10 members of the Class of 2021 will receive an Associate of Science, High School Diploma and Professional Certificate by the end of June. In addition to an academic and professional curriculum, students also participated in internships and/or received several industry-recognized degrees in their career study programs. Southeast Elders Stefany […]

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Seven high school students earn associate’s degrees from Salem College

Salem County Vocational and Technical School seniors who earned associate degrees from Salem Community College are, left to right, Madeline Melle, Sierra Schneider, Joelle Martins, Delia Delgado Martinez, Amanda Gigante and Makayla Richman. (Not pictured: Jeff Proud.)Charles Erhardt/CSC Seven high school students earned associate’s degrees from Salem Community College on May 19, a month before […]

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With high school and associate degrees under her belt, TEC at Bryant senior Julia Farley is ready to take education to a new level: become a teacher herself

Julia Farley describes having a normal childhood until her sophomore year at The Enrichment Cooperative in Bryant, when things got a little awry. What went sideways was his spine. Doctors found she had spinal scoliosis, an S- or C-shaped curvature of the spine. “I had just had a growth spurt,” Farley said. She was scheduled […]

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A record 10 Knox Co. seniors graduating with associate’s degrees before high school graduation

Career Magnet Academy set a new record this year for the number of seniors graduating from community college before high school. KNOX COUNTY, Tennessee – Ten Knox County students now have two-year college degrees before they even graduate from high school. This sets a new record for the school system. The path to success is […]

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85 students from Cypress Lakes High School will graduate with associate degrees

The inaugural cohort of Cy-Fair ISD’s College Academy will also graduate from Cypress Lakes High School on May 29. (Courtesy of Lone Star College-CyFair) As hundreds of Cypress Lakes High School students cross the stage at Cy-Fair FCU Stadium on Saturday, May 29 to receive their high school diplomas, 85 will also have graduated with […]

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FC Enrollment Declining Despite Rising Associate’s Degrees – Serving the Fullerton Community Since 1922

The spring 2021 semester appeared to be a record high for student enrollment at Fullerton College in the past decade. According to Joseph Ramirez, acting director of Fullerton College’s Office of Institutional Effectiveness, student enrollment for the current spring semester is 19,734, down 7.2% from the spring semester. previous spring. In the fall 2020 semester, […]

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Students Graduate From High School With Associate Degrees Through Early College Academy | Local News

Washington High School will join East Central College’s Early College Academy if the public school district’s budget permits, after Board of Education approval Feb. 24. After earning 60 credits at ECC, participating students would receive their Associate of Arts degree at the same time as they graduate from high school, said Megen Strubberg, director of […]

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SBCC listed in 2021 ‘Best Associate Degrees’ ranking – The Channels

With so much going on around City College, The Channels would like to provide one place for the most important information. We will be compiling a weekly list of current and upcoming events to keep readers up to date with campus news. Image courtesy of SBCC. -Santa Barbara City College was ranked at No. 11 […]

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New State Program to Fund Tuition for Associate’s Degrees and Skills Certificates

by: Rick Albin, WOODTV.com Staff Job : February 2, 2021 / 1:53 PM EST / Update: February 2, 2021 / 5:30 PM EST LANSING, Mich. (WOOD) — The state is launching a $30 million program to boost Michigan’s workforce and give people the opportunity to advance their careers. It’s called the Michigan Reconnect program, and […]

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HCC Ranked Top 100 Producers of Minority Associate’s Degrees

Bridgeport, CT – Housatonic Community College (HCC) was recently named one of the best colleges in the nation for helping minority students earn their associate degrees. The study, Top 100 Minority Associate Degree Producers report, was conducted by Diversity: issues in higher educationand ranks HCC among the top producers of degrees for African Americans in […]

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Colorado Graduates With These Associate Degrees Earn The Most Money

Private, for-profit schools could be a good option for students looking to make a big impact on their salary in a short time. DENVER — A two-year degree can really pay off — if you’re enrolled in a nursing or dental program, that is, or if you’re interested in working in criminal justice. That’s the […]

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13-year-old graduates with four associate degrees

With his love for video games and his little arguments with his older sister, Jack Rico could look like any other 13-year-old boy. But Rico is anything but average: the teenager has just earned four associate degrees – and he’s done it in just two years. Rico graduated from Fullerton College in California last weekend, […]

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13-Year-Old Jack Rico Earns 4 Associate Degrees and Heads to UNLV

A 13-year-old who graduated last week from a California community college with four associate degrees and a 4.0 GPA plans to continue his education at UNLV. Jack Rico graduated in two years from Fullerton College in Southern California, becoming the youngest graduate in school history. “It was a really fun and interesting experience,” Jack said […]

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13-Year-Old Boy Graduates College with 4 Associate Degrees

Think about what you were doing when you were 13, what you had accomplished… Maybe some good grades or a fun haircut. Or, in my case, mastering how to eat rice with chopsticks. I was proud of it before, but now that I’ve read about a 13 year old college graduate boy with not one, […]

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What is the value of certificates and associated degrees? |

Black and Latino students remain overrepresented in certificate and associate degree programs A new study sheds light on the earning potential of associate degree and certificate holders, such as these 2015 graduates of Howard Community College in Maryland. The future earnings of associate degree and certificate holders are closely tied to certain fields of study […]

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Ferrum paves the way for transfer students with an associate degree

Posted November 15, 2019 by Robert Powell, III Ferrum College is committed to transferring graduate students from Virginia community colleges. Starting next fall, students with the appropriate associate degrees will be able to complete their bachelor’s degree within two years or they will pay no tuition for their remaining courses. “Today, nearly forty percent of […]

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Greenville Tech Adds One-Year Accelerated Associate Degrees

Select Greenville Technical College students will now have the option of earning an associate degree in one year rather than two. The college said the program is the first of its kind in South Carolina — it would allow students who meet certain requirements to earn either an associate of arts or an associate of […]

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Community colleges rely too heavily on low-value associate degrees that don’t lead to a transfer (opinion)

A new shopping center was recently inaugurated in my city. I took my 9 year old son, Hal, to the opening, and he was impressed by the giant scissors the promoter and the mayor jointly wielded to cut the ribbon. Hal asked if we could get a pair of giant scissors. I said no, although […]

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Valencia Ranks 4th Nationally for Number of Associate Degrees « Valencia College News

Orlando, Fla. — Valencia College ranks fourth in the nation for the number of associate degrees awarded to students, according to a ranking of more than 3,600 colleges and universities published by Community College Week. To compile its annual Top 100 ranking, Community College Week editors used data from the U.S. Department of Education’s National […]

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Transferable Associate Degrees – JMU

A student who meets JMU’s admissions criteria and has earned an Associate’s degree will be given more consideration for admission than a student who does not earn an Associate’s degree. The list below shows associate degrees that have been approved by JMU to meet JMU’s general education requirements. General education is JMU’s core curriculum (41 […]

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UT Austin leads nationwide effort to help transfer students earn associate degrees

AUSTIN, Texas — Nearly 270,000 Texans could be eligible to receive associate degrees for courses they took through Reverse Transfer, the first nationwide service to retroactively award degrees to students after they transfer to a four-year university. years. This collaborative initiative is led by the University of Texas at Austin with other leading universities and […]