Five Reasons to Attend a Community College
- Accessible and Affordable
Tuition costs average $1,600 per year compared to tuition costs at a university, which are more than twice this amount. With 48 community colleges spread throughout the state, one can be found close by.
- Smaller Class Sizes
More personalized attention. Instructors get to know their students. Students get to network with each other.
- Quality Instruction & Support Services
Community College faculty are well-qualified. Classrooms are equipped with the latest technology. Tutors, advising, and other services are available
- Diverse Programs
1 year, 2 year certificates, or baccalaureate transfer programs in occupational and academic areas. Businesses seek community colleges to train employees.
- Transfer Opportunities
More than 10,000 community college courses can be transferred statewide.
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