A new way to measure college graduation rates

College acceptances have been coming in the past couple of weeks, which means now might be a good time to start asking a couple of follow-up questions. Like how big is my financial aid package going to be? Or how successful is a given school at actually producing graduates?

Community colleges have taken a lot of heat on that last one lately, but they may be getting a break. The Department of Education says its going to change the way it measures success.

From the Marketplace Education Desk at WYPR in Baltimore, Amy Scott reports.

A new way to measure college graduation rates