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Colorado Community Colleges Rise in Challenging Times

A message from Chancellor Joe Garcia Have any of us ever seen anything like this before? Shuttered and locked businesses.  Stay-at-home orders.  School-aged children underfoot as...
Colorado Community Colleges Rise in Challenging Times

In-State Community College Tuition Available to Military Servicemembers, Veterans, and Their Families Under Colorado New Law

Tuition rate change takes effect Jan. 1 2021 Attending college in Colorado will become more affordable for many military servicemembers, veterans and their families under a...
Man and his children are reunited with military mom

Colorado PERA-Sponsored Event Honors Community College System Employees

The second annual Commitment Excellence Awards ceremony celebrated 54 employees from across the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) for their contributions to the overall success of...
Laura Morsch-Babu, Colorado PERA director of communications

CCCS Prepares Transition to Remote Instruction

13 colleges take steps to mitigate spread of COVID-19 To ensure the health and safety of campus communities across Colorado, the Colorado Community College System (CCCS)...

CCCS Receives National Recognition for Leading in OER and Zero-Cost Textbooks Creation

The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) announced that the Colorado Community College System (CCCS) received its 2020 “EBSCO Community College Learning Resources Program Award”...
Textbooks and online textbooks

CCCS Receives $2 Million Grant to Build 1,600 IT Apprenticeships Over Four Years

Partnering with top industry provider JFF to deliver program. March 5, 2020 (Denver, CO) – Last week the Department of Labor announced that it awarded the...

U.S. Senator Bennet Visits CNCC

U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and three Congressional staff members visited Colorado Northwestern Community College – Rangely Campus and local airport on February 13 to learn more...
U.S. Senator Bennet visits CNCC

Bill proposes in-state tuition at Colo. community colleges for servicemembers, veterans and their families, regardless of residency

Servicemembers and veterans, as well as their spouses and children, would qualify for in-state tuition at the Colorado Community College System’s 13 colleges and 40 campus...

ACC’s Hybrid Health Care Apprenticeship Answers Industry’s Workforce Demand

Arapahoe Community College (ACC) is once again teaming up with Centura Health to innovate apprenticeship pathways that lead students to entry-level health care occupations and opportunities...
Centura ACC Apprentice Graduates

Arborist Apprenticeship Available at Front Range Community College

Arborist Apprenticeship to Combat Tree Care Workforce Shortage The Arborist Apprenticeship was developed in coordination with the Colorado Tree Care Sector Partnership.  Denver is a critical...
front range community college arborist apprenticeship