May is a special month for College Success Arizona as 40 of our scholarship, and mentoring, students are graduating from colleges and universities around the state. The students are graduating from the Art Institute of Phoenix, Arizona State University, Grand Canyon University, Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona.read post
Increased postsecondary attainment will shape the future of Arizona.
The massive economic and social benefits of increasing postsecondary access and attainment will substantially enhance the state’s economy and expand opportunities for more Arizona residents. Central to this effort is the irrefutable need to empower more low-income Arizonans with greater access to postsecondary education opportunities.
To be clear, there is no magic bullet to increased attainment. The solution is a giant and complex puzzle, with several pieces in place and many key pieces still missing. Need-based aid is the vital “corner piece”, that must be inserted for the puzzle to lock together.read post
The Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN), a program of College Success Arizona, is proud to announce that 25 education leaders from across the state have completed the College Access Professional (CAP) certificate program, designed to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to help Arizona students succeed beyond high school.read post