Some community colleges have succeeded in converting their job training programs into full-fledged competency-based degrees. One success story shares five lessons.

job-competency-trainingCommunity colleges, which have been offering occupational education for decades, have long understood how to address the skills needed by local employers. Now they're also learning how to integrate competency-based assessment into those courses.

The germination for many such programs began with funding provided through the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grant Program (TAACCCT), a multi-year federal grant program introduced by the U.S. Department of...

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