Transfers: Don't Be Afraid to Follow Your Own Path

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Student, California State University, Northridge

One student shares the fears she had as she transferred from a community college to a four-year university and why she's glad she followed her own academic path. read more

The Pros and Cons of Transferring From Community College to a Four-Year School

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Student, Woodgrove High School

Lots of students go to community colleges with the intent to transfer to a four-year school. Is it the right choice for you? read more

5 Things High School Students Need to Do This Summer

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Founder and Director, Strategic Admissions Advice LLC

Want to standout in the college admission process? Do these five things this summer. It's not too late! read more

Avoiding the 7-Year Plan: How to Stay on Track in Community College

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English Tutor, TutorNerds

Lots of community college students find themselves enrolled way longer than anticipated: the dreaded "seven-year plan." read more

A Tale of Two Transfer Students

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Finding the right college is always a combination of head and heart. Transfer students, like these two, know that better than most. read more

Infographic: How to Take Community College Courses That Transfer

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Wondering how to make sure your community college courses will transfer to your dream school? This infographic will help put you on the right track. read more

6 Ways to Reduce the Cost of College

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Writer, Money Crashers

Despite those alarmingly high tuition bills, it doesn't necessarily mean your college costs need to be that high. Read on for ways to help pare down what you pay. read more

Are You Ready to Transfer? Planning for Your Future

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Assistant Director of Admissions, Seattle University

Students enroll in community colleges for a variety of reasons, including with the intent to transfer to a four-year college. If that's you, it's important to explore the resources available as you consider transferring to a new school. read more

Want an Ivy League Degree? Consider Community College

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Education Professional, Author

One higher ed insider offers a few reasons why high-achieving, Ivy-dreaming students and families should consider transferring from a community college. read more

Community College and Transferring: Are You Ready?

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Freelance Writer

In the 2010-2011 academic year, 45% of all students who completed a degree at a four-year institution had previously enrolled in a two-year institution. With four-year colleges and universities costing up to $60,000 per year, community colleges provide an affordable option for millions of people. read more