Here’s Jenny Durkan’s Plan for Providing Two Years of Community College to All Public High School Graduates

Here’s Jenny Durkan’s Plan for Providing Two Years of Community College to All Public High School Graduates

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If elected, Jenny Durkan would create a program in the first year of her administration to offer all graduates of Seattle Public Schools two years of free community college, the mayoral candidate announced today.

The program, modeled off an existing South Seattle scholarship program, would offer Seattle graduates, including undocumented students, counseling for their transition to college and then up to two years of tuition at any community college or technical college in Washington State. The program would not apply to four-year universities.

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