Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
Colorado Mountain College is in top 13%
The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program named Colorado Mountain College in the nation’s top 13% of associate degree-granting colleges.
The Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence honors institutions that strive for and achieve exceptional levels of success for all students, while they are in college and after they graduate.
The Prize, awarded every two years, is the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges and recognizes institutions for exceptional student outcomes in four areas:
- student learning
- certificate and degree completion
- employment and earnings
- high levels of access and success for minority and low-income students
The eligible institutions, from 37 states, and have all demonstrated strong outcomes in these areas.
Read more about the nomination in eNews
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