What support services should community colleges prioritize?

educationdive | September 30, 2019

More than half of community college students struggle to balance school with their family and work responsibilities, according to a new survey from Ithaka S+R and Northern Virginia Community College. Other top concerns include paying for basic needs such as housing and food, being able to afford their courses, time management, writing research papers and accessing child care, according to nearly 11,000 respondents across seven institutions. The researchers call on colleges to enhance their services, such as by offering learners a single point of contact for help navigating the institution, expanding the availability of on-site technologies and allowing students to borrow electronics. The report echoes other recent surveys, in which community college students report facing a host of challenges, including trouble juggling several responsibilities and affording basic needs.

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