Diversity on the rise with transfer students in the University California System. Though statistics for incoming freshmen diversity remain the same, according to article in Inside Higher Ed there is a demonstrated increase in the percentage of minority students who transferred into the system.
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Recent articles in The Chronicle of Higher Education and Education Dive discuss the loss of freshman students and strategies for retention. The Chronicle of Higher Education featured two articles, ">A Third of Your Freshmen Disappear. How Can You Keep Them?
There are several factors affecting students who plan to transfer from two-year to four-year institutions. Data also indicates that even high achieving students are affected. Inside Higher Ed examines the reasons why high achieving students at two-year institutions are not transferring and what four-year institutions are doing to change that.