ERIC Number: EJ649301
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Academic Performance of Community College Transfer Students and "Native" Students at a Large State University.
Glass, J. Conrad, Jr.; Harrington, Anthony R.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v26 n5 p415-430 Jun 2002
Compares grade point average (GPA) and graduation rates of transfer students and native students at a large university. Reports that: (1) transfer students suffer from transfer shock, but that they recover and graduate at rates comparable with native students; and (2) there was not a significant difference in the cumulative GPAs of the transfers and natives for the class of 1998. (Contains 33 references.) (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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