ERIC Number: EJ547914
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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An Examination of Transfer Shock in Academic Disciplines.
Cejda, Brent D.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v21 n3 p279-88 Apr-May 1997
Reviews literature on transfer shock, or decreases in grade point average experienced by students who transfer from two- to four-year colleges. Describes a study of the academic performance of 100 transfer students by academic division, finding decreases for math and business majors but not for students in other fields. (19 citations) (AJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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