Community Colleges Research Paper by The Research Group

Community Colleges
A look at the historic and contemporary roles of America's community colleges.
# 72174 | 3,825 words | 10 sources | APA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Education (Higher) , Education (General)

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This paper explores the development and history of America's community colleges. The paper looks at the historical role of community colleges and traces the evolution of that role to the contemporary role these colleges have today. Additionally, the paper discusses the implications of the expanded role of community colleges.

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"This paper examines the development of community colleges in the United States, from their establishment until the present day. The paper explores the historical role of the community college and traces the evolution of this role from one of preparing undergraduate students for transfer to four-year institutions to a much broader-based community role in which the community college works with local businesses industries and governments to prepare individuals for specific career fields and job opportunities without a necessary reference to education..."

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