Tag: transferring

Community College and Transferring: Are You Ready?

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

Should I Transfer?

Senior Assistant Editor, Carnegie Communications

Students who know they'll be transferring from their two-year or four-year school into another college or university can go into the process feeling secure in their decision. But what if you're on the fence? read more

If you transfer does your GPA from the first school carry over?


When you transfer the GPA from your original institution is not carried over to the new one. Courses that you've completed generally transfer if you have a C or higher in the course, and it's consistent with courses offered at your new school. read more

Transferring Credits in Graduate School

Former Attorney; Graduate Student; Writer and Tutor, Grockit.com

People rarely consider transferring for graduate school, and that's a shame, because many programs allow it. read more