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What are community colleges in the United States?

CC in the USDid you know that nearly 33% of all new international students in the United States in the 2013-14 academic year began their studies at a community college? That’s pretty remarkable considering in many parts of the world, the community college concept does not exist. Continue reading

Should I transfer schools?

worried-725521-mTransitioning to college is a big deal and it doesn’t always go smoothly. In fact, nearly one in three college students consider transferring schools at some point. So how do you know whether you should find a new school or stick it out?  We’re pleased to share tips from Professor Alan Grove at Alfred University on whether or not you should transfer schools. First let’s look at the common reasons students think about transferring to a new college or university.

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