Community College Spotlight has a post called “CCs are Pathways Out of Poverty.”
Small-scale community college programs are preparing students for well-paid jobs in energy, water systems, solar power installation, diesel engine retrofitting, construction skills and other infrastructure fields.
It’s an interesting niche market which has been what CCs were about before. Now many/most CCs appear to be funnels for four-year colleges. Should we reconsider our missions?