ERIC Number: ED342424
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Sep-19
Report on University of California Transfer Programs and Transfer Plan for Community College Students.
California Univ., Los Angeles. Office of the President.
Information is provided on the status of community college transfer students applying to and enrolling in the University of California (UC). The report also focuses on a proposed UC transfer plan intended to improve procedures by which transfer students are advised of and prepared for UC enrollment. The first section of the report describes the structure and reviews of the California Master Plan. The second section outlines UC policies governing transfer, including transfer history, priority for community college transfers, distribution of undergraduate enrollment, and criteria for admission and selection. Application, admission, and enrollment data are described next, including ethnicity of enrolled transfers, other student characteristics, and community college origins of transfer students. The fourth section discusses persistence and graduation of California community college transfers enrolled in UC. The final section the UC's five-point transfer plan, consisting of the following topics: targeted efforts with underrepresented minority students; student counseling, advising, and information; articulation efforts; faculty-to-faculty activities; and data collection and evaluation. A schematic representation of the plan, including goals, assumptions, program descriptions, program status, and cost estimates, is attached. (JMC)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Admission Criteria, College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Enrollment, Graduation, Higher Education, Intercollegiate Cooperation, Master Plans, Statewide Planning, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data), Transfer Policy, Trend Analysis, Two Year Colleges, Universities
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. Office of the President.