State News

Latest ED Report

CCST Members – look for our Executive Director report with the last on the favorable BDR ruling, 150% Rule Clarification, current legislative and political environment and more.

Favorable BDR Ruling

5th Circuit Ruled Against Department’s “Almost Certainly Unlawful” Borrower Defense Rule – held that CCST is likely to prevail on the merits of the case in District Court.

Gen Z – Toolbelt Generation

More young workers are going into trades as disenchantment with the college track continues, and rising pay and new technologies shine up plumbing and electrical jobs.

New Report

A recent article in The Texas Tribune about Texas community college students who transfer to a four-year university not graduating underscores the importance of trade and career schools in the education spectrum. As we tweeted: “Most Texas community college students who transfer to a 4-year university don’t graduate.” We welcome these students daily and are…

2024 CCST Conference

Save the Date! September 26/27 in San Antonio. The Conference includes 150 career college and school sector leaders, key decision makers, faculty and administrative personnel.