Research Paper On College Success
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Comparing Two-Year Colleges
Two-year public colleges are more often referred to as community colleges. In recent years, their funding has been cut just as it has been in all public educational institutions. This paper reports specific information about two community colleges, Lone Star college system in Texas and St. Louis Community College System in Missouri. The report compares and contrasts tuition, graduation rates, amount college spends per student, revenues, and operating expenses. There are eight sources used in this five page paper.
Opportunity Costs of College
A 3 page paper discussing the costs and benefits of taking the time to gain a college degree. Those with college degrees currently earn nearly twice over their entire working lives as those with only a high school education, but there is less opportunity now for high school graduates than in the past. In the future there will be decreasing demand for those without a college degree and the lifetime earning potential between those with and without college degrees is likely to become even more disparate. Bibliography lists 4 sources.