Community College
NC community college rate break for vets proposed
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 2:47am.

Gov. Pat McCrory says he wants to make it easier for new veterans to attend any of North Carolina's community colleges.

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NC college systems making student transfers easier
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 1:25pm.

videoNorth Carolina's higher education system has a deal comparable to synchronizing traffic lights. The University of North Carolina and the State Board of Community Colleges will finalize an agreement Friday easing the way for students to transfer between the two systems without losing class credits.

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McCrory to speak to NC Board of Community Colleges
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 08/16/2013 - 6:50am.

video Gov. Pat McCrory is scheduled to speak to the NC Board of Community Colleges. According to a release, McCrory will speak to the board, then watch as three of his appointees are sworn in as new board members.

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Auditors: End advance word for community colleges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/20/2012 - 3:21pm.

North Carolina's top auditor says the country's third-largest community college system should stop tipping off campus administrators weeks before a record check is coming.

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Biden touts community colleges in NC visit
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/24/2012 - 12:57pm.

Vice President Joe Biden is visiting a community college in North Carolina and says the Obama administration sees such schools as the main path to the middle class for millions of Americans.

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Perdue vetoes health plan, student loan bills
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/13/2011 - 6:49pm.

Gov. Bev Perdue has vetoed two bills, including one that would have required monthly premiums for all active North Carolina state workers and teachers for health insurance.

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Bill changing loan program mandate heads to NC gov
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 7:02am.

North Carolina's community colleges wouldn't be forced to participate in the federal student loan program in legislation heading to Gov. Beverly Perdue's desk.

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NC lawmakers on student loans: Who gets to decide?
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/18/2011 - 2:11pm.

Some North Carolina community college presidents want to reverse a new law making low-interest federal loans available to nearly 200,000 students who may be eligible.

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Governor proposes free community college promise
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 02/15/2011 - 4:31pm.

video Getting an associate's degree may soon become a little easier to afford. In last night's State of the State address, Gov. Bev Perdue proposed a "Career and College Promise" that guarantees a free community college education to some North Carolina students.

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NC community colleges move to bar students who pose a safety threat
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/21/2011 - 1:12pm.

video North Carolina's community college board is moving ahead with a rule allowing schools to refuse admission to students who campus officials consider a threat.

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