Research Paper: Write a research paper drawing upon your readings of the issues and problems facing many aspects of community colleges today. Select one of the statements below AND prepare a comprehensive answer of the topic and critically apply the broad conclusions to the improvement of a community college with which you are familiar. The research paper should include a sufficient number of sources from the three required textbooks (The American Community College 6th ed. by Cohen, Brawer, and Kisker)(Kozerkacki-New Directions for Community Colleges) and other recommended readings about the community college. The research paper should be from 8 to 10 pages, excluding the title page and reference page following APA manual style (6th ed.).
- Analyze the purpose, goals and expectations of the community college in its development in American Higher Education.
- Summarize the trends and patterns of funding used for community colleges in the U.S.