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Gila Community College Payson Campus

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Homeschooled students thrive at Gila Community College

“Homeschooling really enabled me to be the best that I can be,” said local Gila Community College (GCC) student Colton Jackson.

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Community college’s tax will rise

GCC board trying to cope with dwindling enrollment, state aid

On June 13, the Gila Community College (GCC) board will likely boost its property tax rate by 2 percent — the maximum allowed by state law.

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Students vanishing

Since 2009, the six Gila Community College (GCC) campuses have seen a 52 percent drop in enrollment at all age and credit levels.

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Gila Community College to seek independence

The Gila Community College board last week took the first crucial step toward both achieving independence and renegotiating the contract with Eastern Arizona College required by its provisional college status.

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Community colleges coping with cuts

While most community colleges face flat budgets and enrollment gains, GCC suffers 10 percent enrollment drop

Question: What’s the best thing about getting beat with a stick? Answer: It feels so good when they stop.

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College board debates more tuition increases

Enrollment drops 10 percent as Gila Community College board ponders how to go about closing financial gap

Struggling to cope with declines in enrollment and state support, the Gila Community College board last week again found itself mud wrestling with a tough question: Should it raise tuition?


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