Full-Time, Structured Program at CUNY Yields More Community-College Grads

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When Nicolina Dapilma enrolled at the City University of New York, the odds of earning an associate degree in two years were less than one in 10.

Ms. Dapilma, who immigrated to the United States from the West African nation of Togo at age 11, was...

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