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Education
11:29 am
Tue October 16, 2012

State Fair Community College receives funds to enhance programs

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A new manufacturing consortium between nine community colleges around the state is focused on improving the education for manufacturing students. The $15 million program, in conjunction with MOManufacturingWINs, provides specialized training. Dana Kelchner, State Fair Community College spokeswoman, said the program might change, but it’s to guide the students toward certification.

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Education
1:05 pm
Thu September 20, 2012

Community college enrollment might be shrinking

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The economic downturn caused a boom in enrollment at community colleges nationwide. But that trend may now be reversing in Missouri.

According to the St. Louis Post Dispatch, national enrollment at community colleges grew 20 percent between 2007 and 2011.

Now, enrollment may be coming down. Some St. Louis schools are anticipating declines in head count between 10 and 20 percent.

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PM Newscasts
6:08 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

KBIA Newscast for June 18, 2012

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Regional news coverage from the KBIA newscast, including:

  • A $13.3 million federal grant to the MU Health System
  • A Sedalia Community College will be offering classes in Boonville in the Fall
  • The state auditor's office says a couple of ballot measures would have no cost to taxpayers
Education
6:01 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

State Fair Community College to offer classes in Boonville

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A Sedalia-based community college will begin offering classes in Boonville in August.

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