Document Type

Research Report

Original Publication Date


Date of Submission

May 2019


With a commitment to affordable, open access education, community colleges provide a key access point to higher education, especially for low-income students and students of color. Using a qualitative approach, this report analyzes the experiences of six Houston area community colleges that are participating in Achieving the Dream, a national initiative designed to use data-driven decision-making to promote student success.

Is Part Of

VCU Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute Publications