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ERIC Number: ED011765
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Nov
Pages: 25
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Reference Count: 0
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THE SUCCESS OF COMMUNITY COLLEGE TRANSFER STUDENTS IN THE CITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK.
BIRNBAUM, ROBERT
THE SUCCESS OF JUNIOR COLLEGE TRANSFER STUDENTS AT NEW YORK CITY COLLEGE WAS COMPARED TO THAT OF OTHER TRANSFER STUDENTS, STUDENTS FROM THE SCHOOL OF GENERAL STUDIES, AND CITY COLLEGE "NATIVE" STUDENTS. THE COMPARISON INDICATED THAT JUNIOR COLLEGE TRANSFER STUDENTS (1) TAKE LONGER TO GRADUATE THAN NATIVES, (2) ARE, AS A GROUP, AS SUCCESSFUL AS STUDENTS IN THE THREE OTHER GROUPS WHEN SUCCESS IS DEFINED AS GRADUATION OR CONTINUED ATTENDANCE AFTER 3 YEARS WITH AN ACADEMIC AVERAGE OF "C" OR BETTER, AND (3) ARE AS SUCCESSFUL AS NATIVES, AND APPARENTLY OFTEN MORE SUCCESSFUL THAN OTHER GROUPS IN EVERY DEGREE AREA EXCEPT ENGINEERING. IMPLICATIONS FOR FURTHER STUDIES WERE DISCUSSED. (AD)
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Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. City Coll.
Identifiers: New York (New York)