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CCCS Chancellor Joe Garcia Discusses Credential Attainment on Lumina Foundation Panel

Last week, Joe Garcia, chancellor of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), joined Ted Mitchell, president of the American Council on Education, and Dr. Courtney Brown...
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Rural Community Colleges Offer Full Campus Experience

For Becca Wiersema, being a student athlete is “like a full-time job.” “We were here about three weeks before everybody else doing two practices a day...
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Legislators, State Officials Celebrate CCCS Day at the Capitol

Legislators, state officials, students, and CCCS leaders gathered in Denver last week to celebrate CCCS Day at the Capitol, an annual event that celebrates the impact...
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CCCS Partners with CO-WY Engine to Train Climate Resilience Workforce

CCCS Developing Pathways for Jobs in Clean Energy DENVER, (Jan. 29, 2024) — The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) is partnering with the Colorado—Wyoming Climate Resilience...
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CCCS Launches Workforce Resilience Program for Rural Colorado

Grants Available to Support Individuals or Businesses Affected by Pandemic   DENVER, (Jan. 23, 2024) — The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) has launched the Workforce Resilience Program,...
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CCCS’ Dr. Ayelet Zur-Nayberg Discusses Adult Learner Success on eLearn Podcast

Dr. Ayelet Zur-Nayberg, the director of Adult Student Success at the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), recently appeared on the eLearn Podcast from eLearn Magazine. In...
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CCCS Maps Out Aerospace Programming with Industry Experts

Community college students may soon build rockets and satellites as the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) maps out potential aerospace programming alongside industry experts. From Ball...
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Morgan Community College Receives $2.9 Million in Grant Funding from the United States Department of Education

Original article published on The Fort Morgan Times website on January 5,  2024. Written by Zant Reyez. Morgan Community College received $2.9 million in grant funding...
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CCCS Board Green Lights New Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration

Colorado Community College System (CCCS) students will soon have the option to earn a four-year degree in business thanks to recent approval from the State Board...
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State Return on Investment Report Highlights Value of Community Colleges

Attending a Colorado community college continues to offer a strong return on investment, according to a report released by the Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE)....
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