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CCCS Approved by USDOL to Pioneer New Apprenticeship Model

Efforts will expand access for thousands and provide pathways to good paying jobs in high-growth and emerging industries. September 24, 2020 (Denver, CO) – As a...

Student Carves Path to Ivy League at CCD

Slipping into Addiction Despite excelling at Morey Middle School in the highly gifted program, Denver native Sarah Frazier’s grades slipped at East High. “I fell into...

CCCS State Board Votes to Support Two Ballot Measures

On September 9th,the State Board for Community Colleges & Occupational Education adopted resolutions of support for two ballot measures that Colorado voters will decide on this...

Fall 2020 Message from the Chancellor: State of CCCS

Dear Colleagues: As I complete my second year as Chancellor and our 13 Colleges get ready to start the fall term amid the coronavirus pandemic, I...

Arapahoe Community College President Diana Doyle Announces Plans for Retirement

August 24, 2020 (Denver, CO) – Arapahoe Community College (ACC) president, Dr. Diana Doyle, has announced plans to retire at the end of the academic year...

Community College Collaboration Aligns Colorado and California Aerospace Hubs

August 24, 2020 (Denver, CO) – Red Rocks Community College in Colorado and El Camino College in California have announced a first in the nation community...

Colorado Northwestern Community College President Announces Plans for Retirement

Colorado Northwestern Community College (CNCC) President, Ron Granger, announced today that he will retire at the end of his term in July 2021, concluding a 40-year...

CCCS Awards $1.8M in Grants to Expand CTE Programs in Colorado

Today, July 15, 2020, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) announced $1,787,936 in grants to help Colorado high schools and colleges expand career technical education (CTE)....
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Colorado Is Approved for Perkins Career and Technical Education Plan

Colorado will use federal investment to offer students multiple pathways to success U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced on June 19, 2020, that the Department...
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Chancellor’s End of Year Message of Gratitude to Faculty and Staff and Notification of a Day off for Reflection, Recovery, and Reconciliation

Dear Colleagues, As we prepare to close the 2020 academic year, I want to express my immense gratitude for all your hard work and resilience. To...