US Centre to Study College Access and Retention

October 16, 2006

Last week, the National Center for Postsecondary Research, based at Columbia University 's Teachers College, outlined a research agenda that will concentrate on ways to reduce barriers to postsecondary education and increase college-completion rates, particularly at two-year institutions. (Item at http://chronicle.com/daily/2006/10/2006101302n.htm - requires subscription)