CCC Wellness Centers Cited in the Wall Street Journal!

Community Colleges Try to Revamp Image to Keep Students

Community colleges, in a bid to boost graduation rates, are shedding their image as commuter campuses with big parking lots.

The two-year colleges, which offer everything from certificates in welding to associate degrees in computer science, are increasingly building student centers and developing housing options to keep students more connected to their schools. They are offering services like mental-health counseling to help students navigate life outside the classroom.

 

Read more (paywall, although most users granted one-time access):  http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323342404579081201987159562.html

 

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