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Philly.com
With less money and fewer students, community colleges compete with one anotherin Pennsylvania. Both schools market to Philadelphia students; one RCBC ad com
With less money and fewer students, community colleges compete with one another
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
in Pennsylvania. Both schools market to Philadelphia students; one RCBC ad compares the school's tuition to that of the Community College of Philadelphia. "For us, this is a fundamental change in how this college operates and how we handle our... Read more
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Philly.com
Mother, daughter graduate together from Community Collegea promotion in her job helping people with intellectual disabilities. Her daugh
Mother, daughter graduate together from Community College
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
a promotion in her job helping people with intellectual disabilities. Her daughter Mellitta Bailey was already enrolled at Community College of Philadelphia, on course to become a registered nurse. But Morton got injured at her job, tearing both... Read more
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Philly.com
A Cinderella night for students who got their GEDsme, to get a good education, stay on track and stay on focus. I want them to ge
A Cinderella night for students who got their GEDs
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
me, to get a good education, stay on track and stay on focus. I want them to get further than me." Both women are now at Community College of Philadelphia, with big dreams of careers in psychiatry and social work. But Wednesday, those plans took... Read more
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Philly.com
Jackson: City should help cops earn college credits on the jobcan’t afford “to go into debt for $100,000” to go to college. But it would cost
Jackson: City should help cops earn college credits on the job
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
can’t afford “to go into debt for $100,000” to go to college. But it would cost only about $10,000 to get 60 credits at the Community College of Philadelphia. Ramsey wanted to form a partnership with CCP, which has a criminal justice program. Think... Read more
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Philly.com
White House social secretary comes home to address community college graduatesher current job as social secretary of the White House and special assistant to
White House social secretary comes home to address community college graduates
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
her current job as social secretary of the White House and special assistant to the president when she was a student at the Community College of Philadelphia. In fact, the White House offered Dyer a full-time job while she was still in school “with... Read more
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York Daily Record
New Hanover manager has colorful career historypeople I worked with kept saying I should go to college," he said. "I thought,
New Hanover manager has colorful career history
York Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
people I worked with kept saying I should go to college," he said. "I thought, 'I'll try that.'" He enrolled in the Community College of Philadelphia to get an associate's degree in drug and alcohol counseling, a choice inspired by friends... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Obama's free community college plan gets another hearingalong with his wife, Jill, a professor at Northern Virginia Community College,
Obama's free community college plan gets another hearing
TheStreet.com / Posted 1 months ago
along with his wife, Jill, a professor at Northern Virginia Community College, touted the plan in an appearance at the Community College of Philadelphia. "Community Colleges are America's best kept secret," Biden said to a crowd of students... Read more

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