Foundations Help 12 State Partnerships Expand Associate Degree Completion for Students Transferring from Community Colleges to Universities

Five foundations are contributing a total of $6.4 million to support Lumina’s Credit when it’s due program. Kresge Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Helios Education Foundation, and USA Funds have joined Lumina to help community college transfer students complete their associate degrees. Read more »


Credit When It’s Due: Recognizing the Value of Quality Associate degrees

Many students who transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions complete the requirements for an associate degree but do not receive the credit. Lumina’s Credit when it’s due grant opportunity seeks to improve recognition of an equivalent level of learning achieved with a proper credential.

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