Though institutions and organizations are working to improve student transfer, there are still challenges. Recent articles from Inside Higher Ed and the Brookings Institute provide insight on the challenges transfer students face.
Inside Higher Ed featured an article that touched upon various aspects of improving the transfer process for students and the challenges that are associated with making it happen.
- Despite strong relationship with four-year institutions and successfully transferring students, two-year administrators are still searching for better solutions. Read ‘If I Had Known Then…‘
- A new report released by the Brookings Institution examines the barriers to community college graduation rates, including the data behind those barriers and provides recommendations on how to address those them. For more information read “Improving community college completion rates by addressing structural and motivational barriers.”