Starting Point

Without community colleges, millions of students and adult learners would not be able to access the education they need to be prepared for further education or the workplace. Community Colleges often are the access point for education in most towns and a real catalyst for economic development. Community Colleges address the educational requirements of  thousands of Small Midsize Businesses (SMB’s)/Enterprise  located within their service districts. Community Colleges have a very strong bond with all business (Small/Large) within their districts. Many Community Colleges offer the “Stepping Stone” for the 21st Century Career students aspire to even

 Commercial Truck Driver!

Number and Type of Colleges

Total: 1,167 (many with multiple locations, and CDL Training)
Public: 993
Independent: 143
Tribal: 31