High Hopes and Harsh Realities at America's Community CollegesStreaming Video - 2009
With low tuition, open admissions, and curricula aimed at students from all walks of life, community colleges have become, for millions, the gateway to the American dream. This program takes viewers inside the community college world, which represents the fastest-growing segment of American higher education. Viewers will meet students and instructors who shed light on the staggering array of courses and job training programs their schools offer, as well as problems with funding, infrastructure, and drop-out rates.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (60 min.) :,sd., col., digital file
Alternative Title: High Hopes and Harsh Realities at America's Community Colleges