ICC in the News :: Dept. of Education Pell Grant Experiment
Here are just a few links to stories published recently about the Dept. of Education’s experiment to allow low-income high school students to access the Federal Pell Grant to complete college credit classes. Historically, the Pell Grant has been awarded only to students with a high school diploma.
ICC is one of 44 colleges from 23 states nationwide selected to participate and expects to begin the program as soon as possible.
WEEK-TV‘s interview with Interim President Bruce Budde
Peoria Journal Star‘s interview with Interim President Bruce Budde
U.S. News and World Report’s article
Gatehouse Media‘s article