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Pilot programs focus on helping more students finish a college degree in less time

Ten Missouri colleges and universities are participating in two programs that aim to reduce college costs and help students earn a degree in less time. The Department of Higher Education is set to begin pilot projects for Guided Pathways to Success and Concurrent Enrollment programs. “These programs focus on helping more students graduate on time, […]

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NCMC’s Megan Pester serves on higher education panel

North Central Missouri College Advising and Retention Director, Megan Pester recently served on a panel for the Missouri Department of Higher Education. Her expertise on NCMC’s participation in the pilot program, developing degree maps and pathways was presented at the Missouri Guided Pathways Summit on February 12 in Jefferson City, MO. Megan has been instrumental […]

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Guided Pathways to Success offered at NCMC

North Central Missouri College is one of five Missouri colleges and universities participating in the Guided Pathways to Success program. The program helps schools develop clear “degree pathways” to help students graduate on time and can help students avoid accumulating and paying for more credit hours than they need. Participating schools can implement various strategies, […]