ERIC Number: EJ719988
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Reference Count: 15
Promoting Transfer and Articulation in Indiana, Kentucky and New Jersey: Legislation, Policy, Organizational Structures and Technology
Sauer, Ken; Jackson, Deborah; Hazelgrove, Nancy; Scott, John; Ignash, Jan
Journal of Applied Research in the Community College, v12 n2 p121-137 Spr 2005
This article discusses the recent progress made by three states--Indiana, Kentucky, and New Jersey--toward statewide goals to improve transfer and articulation. Legislation and/or policies that prompted the initiative in each state are presented, along with any additional policies and organizational structures that were implemented to promote successful transfer. Also discussed are state-level initiatives to establish and maintain websites and other mechanisms involving technology to promote and facilitate transfer. Accomplishments, pitfalls, remaining issues and next steps to be addressed are included in this review of the policies and implementation strategies three different states have chosen to promote transfer and articulation.
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Statewide Planning, Articulation (Education), State Legislation, Educational Policy, Information Technology, Organizational Climate, College Transfer Students
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Indiana; Kentucky; New Jersey