New Directions for Community Colleges

Cover image for Vol. 2016 Issue 176

Edited By: Arthur M. Cohen

Online ISSN: 1536-0733


As a quarterly journal with over a 40-year publication history, New Directions for Community Colleges offers practical recommendations on current trends in the field of community college education. With fully indexed and self-contained edited volumes, New Directions for Community Colleges includes contributions from community college leaders and researchers through evidence-based and research-oriented accounts that shape policy and practice.  

Aims and Scope

Essential to the professional libraries of presidents, vice presidents, deans, directors, and faculty leaders in today's open-door, ever-changing institutions, New Directions for Community Colleges provides expert guidance in meeting the challenges of their distinctive and expanding educational mission.


Community college administrators and faculty leaders at all levels; researchers in graduate schools of education; graduate students in education; education policymakers


Community colleges, junior colleges, two-year colleges, adult education, nontraditional students, student success, higher education, education policy

Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Academic Search Alumni Edition (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Education Index/Abstracts (EBSCO Publishing)
  • ERA: Educational Research Abstracts Online (T&F)
  • ERIC: Educational Resources Information Center (CSC)
  • MLA International Bibliography (MLA)