Researchers look at how to help more community college students gain four-year degrees

By: - December 15, 2023 5:55 pm
Female graduate running. (Getty Images illustration)

Department of Education data shows an ongoing problem of poor graduation outcomes among students who transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions, and Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona says there needs to be increased support for transfer students. (Getty Images)

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Samantha Dietel
Samantha Dietel

Samantha Dietel is a reporter intern in Washington, D.C. She is pursuing a degree in journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has previously covered the Missouri legislature in Jefferson City as a reporter for the Columbia Missourian.