ERIC Number: ED028760
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Profile of CRC Graduates; A Study of Graduates of Crowley's Ridge College.
Crowley's Ridge Coll., Paragould, AR.
Of the 142 students graduating from Crowley's Ridge College since 1964, 94 have transferred to senior college and, of these, 55 have completed one or more semesters at the senior institution, after completion of a unique concentrated program, which enables a student to do an entire academic year's work in 24 weeks at CRC. The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of the program on students' success afte r transfer to a senior institution by comparing GPA's before and after transfer for the 55 students completing at least one semester at senior college. Forty-three students lost grade points after transfer; 12 gained; and the average change was a loss of .301 grade points. Included in the report are case studies of students who experienced difficulty after transfer, and an explanation of the accelerated, concentrated program. (MC)
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Authoring Institution: Crowley's Ridge Coll., Paragould, AR.