Community College

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North Texas H.S. Determined To Enroll Every Senior In College

The senior class at Haltom High School is working on something no other senior class has done before, at this campus.

CBS 11–12/04/2014

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Eastfield College Professor Reminds Dallas Students It Is Never Too Late To Go Back To School

You can’t help getting older, but you can do something about growing more skilled, more educated or more competitive in the work marketplace.

12/30/2013

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Program Offers College Credit For Military Experience

Good news for some military veterans… as a part of the College Credit for Heroes (CCH) program, service to your country can now translate into college credit hours.

CBSDFW.COM–06/24/2013

Maya Khalil, Lone Star College student, took these photos after stabbings on campus.  (credit: Maya Khalil)

1 Arrested, At Least 14 Injured In Stabbing At Houston-Area College

Authorities say they have arrested someone in a suspected stabbing attack at a Lone Star Community College campus in the Houston area. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that at least 14 people were injured in the attack.

04/09/2013

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Leaders Fight To Keep STAAR System Intact

With an estimated 42-percent of new Texas community college students needing remediation, state business leaders are renewing their defense to keep the STAAR accountability system intact.

CBSDFW.COM–11/01/2012

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Tuition Increase & County Tax Hike Funds For DCCCD

Folks who live in Dallas County will be paying a little more for property taxes next year. The extra funds will help pay for county community colleges.

09/07/2012

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Local Community College Rates Booming

More than 100,000 North Texans get their education and professional training from a community college. With such large numbers, CBS 11 News wanted to see if the system is able to accommodate the crowds.

CBSDFW.COM–01/05/2011

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Enrollment Surges At Texas Community Colleges

Community college enrollment in Texas surged 12.2 percent from 2008 to 2009.

12/30/2010

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Funding Could Change For Texas Higher Education

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has endorsed a revised method of funding public universities and community colleges in a money-saving move.

10/29/2010