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Grad rates double after reinvention of Chicago City Colleges

Clip: 08/22/2014 | 7m 24s

Just 20 percent of community college students complete a degree in the U.S. Cheryl Hyman, chief of City Colleges of Chicago, is reshaping her school system to not only provide wide access to higher education, but to put students on the fastest track to relevant credentials. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Hyman, whose reforms have come with critique for making major cuts.

Aired: 08/22/14

Rating: NR

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