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Tuition-Free College

May 30, 2020

The Center for Community Capital on occasion publishes blog posts written by CCC Graduate Fellows. This post, written by William Curran-Groome (MCRP 2020) & Amie Sigmann (MSW 2020) looks at the emerging trends driving tuition-free colleges and the ways in … Continued

The True Cost of Higher Education

May 30, 2020

The Center for Community Capital on occasion publishes blog posts written by¬†CCC Graduate Fellows. This post, written by Celeste Kathleen (MSW 2021) & Keiyitho Omonuwa (MPH 2020) analyzes the pattern of rising costs in higher education across the nation. The … Continued

Soaring levels of college debt threaten key American wealth-building tool

June 19, 2013

Americans have long looked to college education as a way out of poverty and into the middle class. But a new study by the UNC Center for Community Capital reveals that soaring levels of debt among college students, particularly low-income minority college students, threatens to undermine the economic benefit of this key wealth-building tool.