ERIC Number: EJ588431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
What Do We Know About Reverse Transfer Students?
Townsend, Barbara K.; Dever, John T.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n106 p5-14 Sum 1999
Looks at students who move from a four-year to a two-year college in a process called reverse transfer. Categorizes these reverse transfer students, reviews what is known about their numbers, summarizes studies that describe the students and their experiences in the two-year colleges, and discusses institutional rationales for admitting them. Contains 47 references. (VWC)
Descriptors: College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Educational Trends, Enrollment Trends, Reverse Transfer Students, Statistical Analysis, Student Characteristics, Student College Relationship, Student Mobility, Transfer Policy, Transfer Programs, Two Year Colleges
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