ERIC Number: EJ539797
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
New Ways of Conceptualizing Transfer Rate Definitions.
Laanan, Frankie Santos; Sanchez, Jorge R.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n96 p35-43 Win 1996
Examines the discussion surrounding the establishment of a reliable transfer rate measure by outlining the major arguments advanced by scholars and researchers in the field. Discusses traditional models of calculating transfer rates, their strengths and weaknesses, and introduces nontraditional transfer rate models. (24 citations) (AJL)
Descriptors: College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Data Interpretation, Evaluation Methods, Evaluation Needs, Measurement Techniques, Research Methodology, Statistical Analysis, Transfer Programs, Transfer Rates (College), Two Year Colleges
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