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Community College Education Outcomes, Using a 529 Plan to Pay for College, Greek Life

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Community College Education Outcomes, Using a 529 Plan to Pay for College, Greek Life

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Much has been written lately about the amount of debt incurred by students pursuing bachelor’s degrees at four year institutions. But what about community college? We’ll welcome Jessica Braithwaite, a postdoctoral research associate at the Community College Research Center at Columbia University’s Teachers College, to the show to discuss whether or not this is a viable option for many students.

We’ll also take a closer look at the role Greek life, i.e., fraternities and sororities, can play on campus and discuss the things you need to consider when using funds from a 529 plan to pay for college.

About College Coach
Since 1998, College Coach has been the nation’s leading provider of educational advising and 100% of our students have received acceptances.

Every College Coach advisor is a full-time team member and all were admissions or finance officers at the nation’s top colleges, including Columbia, Georgetown, Harvard, and more.

Tune in to Getting In: A College Coach Conversation every Thursday at 1pm PST

Did You Know that the UC System Welcomes Community College Students? Also, Paying for College Expenses Out of Pocket and Listener Questions

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Did You Know that the UC System Welcomes Community College Students? Also, Paying for College Expenses Out of Pocket and Listener Questions

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Thousands of students hope to study in the University of California system but either don’t have the money for four years of study or don’t have the grades and test scores to get in right out of college. The UC system actually has a specific pathway to the UC via community college, which can offer a solution to both the cost and selectivity issues. We’ll tell you all about it.

We’ll also look into opportunities to pay for college expenses out of pocket and answer your questions on admissions-related issues.

About College Coach
Since 1998, College Coach has been the nation’s leading provider of educational advising and 100% of our students have received acceptances.

Every College Coach advisor is a full-time team member and all were admissions or finance officers at the nation’s top colleges, including Columbia, Georgetown, Harvard, and more.

Tune in to Getting In: A College Coach Conversation every Thursday at 1pm PST

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