News from the GCVCC Legislative Advocacy Committee
AB 927 SUPPORT. AB 927 would extend indefinitely the program that allows community colleges to offer a statewide baccalaureate degree and increase the number of allowable community college district programs from 15 to 30.
Community colleges account for more than half of undergraduate enrollment in California—open access, wide geographic distribution, and relatively low fees make them especially popular. However, the educational requirements for entry-level work have increasingly included baccalaureate degrees.