ERIC Number: ED347948
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
The College Handbook for Transfer Students, 1993.
Gernand, Renee, Ed.
This handbook is designed for college students transferring between colleges. The handbook treats those moving from a 2-year to a 4-year institution, those moving between 4-year institutions, moving from a 4-year to a 2-year college and those moving between 2-year colleges. The book brings together advice of college officials and students who have watched or experienced transfers. The guide outlines what needs to be done and when, explains the variables that come into play during transfer, and offers advice on planning and managing the transfer process. Included are descriptions of over 2,800 accredited 2- and 4-year colleges which include a general description of the college, transfer out data; fall 1991 transfer student profile; credit transfer, admissions requirements, deadlines, and selection criteria; special services for transfers, and annual expenses and financial aid. The descriptions are based on information supplied by approximately 2,900 institutions in the College Board's Annual Survey of Colleges, 1992-93. Arranged into two main sections the first explains the transfer process and offers advice for planning and decision-making. The second section contains the college descriptions grouped by state and listed alphabetically within each state listing. An alphabetical list of all colleges is included. (JB)
Descriptors: College Choice, College Programs, College Transfer Students, Colleges, Community Colleges, Higher Education, Program Descriptions, Transfer Policy, Transfer Programs, Universities
College Board Publications, Box 886, New York, NY 10101-0886 ($16).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: College Board, New York, NY.