Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Sunday, 25 January 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
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
Cimarron County Crash Kills One
UPDATE:Truck-Bus Accident Postpones Lady Saints vs Garden City Game
Chili Supper To Benefit Levi Foreman
Rollover Accident Injures One
Shorthanded Saints Can't Hold Late Lead in Dodge City
Turpin Polling Place To Close
GCCC Lady Busters Bus Crashes On Way To Seward County For Game
Skins Win Scott City Tournament
Local Co-ops Contribute to YMCA
Seward's Twin Towers Enjoy Career Night's in Dodge City
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Friday High School Basketball Scores
KC Piper Handles Shorthanded Skins
Lady Skins Sink Smoky Valley
Rep. Francis To Host Legislative Coffee
Baker Arts To Offer Ceramics For The Entire Family
KC Sumner Spoils Liberal's Championship Bid
High School Basketball Scores - Thursday Jan. 22
Abilene Edges Lady Skins
Rollover Accident Injures One
DOUG LAFRENIERE AND CHRISTOPHER LINENBROKER FILE FOR CITY COMMISSION
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 Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 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