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Universities want more high-achieving community college students to transfer

Why aren’t well qualified community college students transferring?  Inside Higher Ed explores the variables affecting high achieving students at two-year institutions who are not transferring and how four-year institutions are adapting to the changing landscape of what defines a traditional student.

These 2-Year and 4-Year College Partnerships Keep Students From Falling Through the Cracks

A recent article in The Chronicle of Higher Education discusses a variety of partnerships and strategies that 2-Year and 4-Year institutions are utilizing to better serve students in the transfer process. More than a third of college students transfer at least once, but 43 percent of the credits they earn are lost in the process, according to a report issued last year by the federal Government Accountability Office.