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Author(s):Katsinas, S., Alexander, K., and Opp, R.
Title: Preserving access with excellence: Financing for rural community colleges
Source:http://www.mdcinc.org/rcci/preserving_access.pdf
Date:2003
Organization:Rural Community College Initiative
Short Description:Examines community college finance from multiple perspectives, including a historic overview of federal and state support for higher education, and tuition and financial aid policies and their impact on access and affordability.
Annotation:For many students in rural areas community colleges represent the only option for access to higher education. This paper examines community college finance from the perspectives of: a historic overview of federal and state support for higher education, tuition and financial aid policies and their impact on access and affordability, and the unique needs of rural community colleges and the demographic areas and populations that they serve.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
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