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Even though more of today's young adults are motivated to seek a postsecondary education, too many of them are sidelined by the financial burden of paying for school while meeting their other financial obligations. This report argues that to increase postsecondary success among low- to moderate-...
08/08/2011
Publication
Advocates, educators and students often make the assumption that more education is always better, that a bachelors or graduate degree is always superior in terms of providing additional economic opportunity. As the following report show, this is not always the case. There is now more evidence than...
08/08/2011
Publication
The way to put community colleges to work in job creation does not end with funding issues and putting smart legislation in place. Students also need better information about postsecondary options and their associated returns. A new report, Graduated Success: Sustainable Economic Opportunity...
02/05/2010
News/Resource
New York, NY — A growing number of young students are turning to more affordable community colleges for their higher education, but only an alarming two out of five finish a degree within six years of enrollment, according to a new report published today. Work Less, Study More & Succeed:...
09/29/2009
Press Release
Proposal to Expand Funding for Low-Income Students; Increased Access to Federal Loan Program New York, NY — Demos, a national, non-partisan, public policy and advocacy organization, in partnership with twelve national organizations representing students, colleges, consumers, and college...
12/12/2008
Press Release
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