Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  57°
High 92°
Wednesday
Low  54°
High 92°
Thursday
Low  56°
High 90°
Friday
Low  53°
High 80°
Saturday
Low  59°
High 86°
Sunday
Low  59°
High 89°
Monday
Low  58°
High 88°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 62°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
AP Poll: Americans Support Community Colleges
10/07/2010
 

A new poll shows the vast majority of Americans feel it's better for some students to go to community college instead of a four-year school.

According to the poll by The Associated Press and Stanford University released Tuesday, 71% say it's sometimes better for students to pursue a diploma or certificate from a two-year school than aim to enter a four-year college.

But a higher percent of minorities — who are more likely than whites to enroll in a two-year college — say four-year schools are the better option. The numbers reveal a disconnect between where minority students want to go to college and where they often end up.

The poll was conducted Sept. 23-30 by Abt SRBI Inc. It involved telephone interview with 1,001 adults nationwide, and has a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.9 percentage points.

© Copyright Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Garrett Love Issues Statement, "Why We Are Stepping Down"
Injury Accident In Dillons Parking Lot
Three Redskins on All WAC Team Including MVP
480 Will Hire Workers to Help Teachers Move
Wichita State Raises Thousands For Kaiser Carlile Family
Tim Fitzgerald Looks Forward to Playing Baseball at Seward  
Kansas Can't Require Proof Of Citizenship
Retirement Reception for SCCC instructor Steve Merz
Oklahoma Legislature Passes Bill Criminalizing Abortion
Torres Wins Four Golds to Lead LHS at Regional Meet
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Two Arrested For Drugs After Traffic Stop In Texas County
Crossroads To Host Little Britches Rodeo
MAAM Director Jim Bert To Retire
2016 Liberal Bee Jay Pre-season Roster
Liberal's Cameron Riley Competes at State  
Kansas Officially Drought Free
Saints Cap Best Season with Sixth Place Finish
Three Redskins on All WAC Team Including MVP
These Guys Have Come a Long Way
Torres Wins Four Golds to Lead LHS at Regional Meet
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group