Earning Associate Degree Before Transferring to 4-Year College Has Advantage

A study published this month by the Community College Research Center reaffirms the benefit in community college students attaining an associate degree before making the transition into a four-year college. It reveals that it may lower the long-term costs of college, increases the chances of earning a bachelor’s degree, and can ultimately improve their learning potential when compared to earlier transfer students. 

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