Presentation on theme: "How Do Students Transfer?"— Presentation transcript:
1 How Do Students Transfer? Mariana Moreno, Transfer Center Coordinator, Crafton Hills CollegeKhanh Hoang, Transfer Center Coordinator, College of the DesertHow Do Students Transfer?This presentation demonstrates the new capabilities of PowerPoint and it is best viewed in Slide Show. These slides are designed to give you great ideas for the presentations you’ll create in PowerPoint 2010!For more sample templates, click the File tab, and then on the New tab, click Sample Templates.
3 CA Grand Master Plan for Higher Ed Goal of 40% of entering freshman at both UC & CSUUniversity of California (UC) – top 15%California State University (CSU) – top 1/3Goal of 60% Junior StandingTransfer Students are given PriorityEntering FreshmenJunior Standing
4 Freshman/Transfer Comparison* Fall 2013ApplicantsAvg. GPAAdmitsAdmit RateUC IrvineFreshman59,0514.0324,85242%Transfer15,4483.286,18040%UC Berkeley67,6654.3714,20921%15,9853.773,83624%UC Davis55,87222,01339.4%13,7808,32360.4%UC Merced15,8833.59710,48165.9%2,2323.1791641.04%UC Riverside30,833 (CA residents)3.7618,55460.2%7,898 (CA residents)3.254,93662.5%UC San Diego67,3964.1124,93737%15,0173.617,95953%*University of California 2013 Counselor Conference Materials
5 Minimum Transfer Admission Requirements Private/Out of StateUniv. of California (UC)California State Univ. (CSU)Minimum Transferrable UnitsUsually units(sophomore)60 units(Junior)60 UnitsMinimum GPA to applyVariesWidely2.4/2.8 (non-resident)2.0SAT or ACT requiredNoAssociate degree required
6 California Community College (CCC) college level coursesMajorElectivesGeneral Education60 L.D + 60 U.P=BA/S: 120+ unitsGeneral Ed completed at CCC will be honored at CSU and UC and colleges with an agreement.
7 General Education Breadth Patterns IGETCUC (9 campuses)CSU (23 Campuses)Many CA Privates and some out-of-states accept IGETC and CSUGE BreadthCSU GE Breadthaccepted at all 23 CSU
8 Articulation to CSU/UC ASSIST.ORGArticulation to CSU/UCHow one course earns credit or applied at another institution
9 An articulation agreement defines how course credit earned at one college can be applied when transferred to anotherMost CCCs have articulation agreements with local private and some out-of-state collegesCheck your local CCC
10 Advanced Placement (AP)and International Baccalaureate (IB) credit is honored at CCC and applied towards transfer
11 Becoming a competitive Transfer Applicant 2Becoming a competitive Transfer ApplicantPLAN EARLY…SEE A COUNSELOR…PLAN EARLY…SEE A COUNSELOR…PLAN EARLY
12 Transfer 101 Taking the right courses and in a timely manner UC/CSU – Focus is on completion of majorPrograms change every year, check in with CCC counselor, univ rep, assist.org, etc.Applying during priority application period.
13 TAG is not required for admission, but beneficial Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG)FREE, pre-application for UC-bound transfer students. If the applicant meets campus specific TAG criteria, she is guaranteed a spot at the UC Campus.Apply SeptTAG is not required for admission, but beneficial
14 Example,UC Santa Barbara’s average GPA for admitted transfer students for Fall 2013 was a The TAG GPA was and still is 3.2 for most majors.
15 Which campuses participate in TAG? There are 6 participating UC campuses:UC DavisUC Santa CruzUC IrvineUC Santa BarbaraUC RiversideUC MercedStudents may only choose one campus to “TAG”!Each campus has specific criteria for TAG!
16 Associate Degree – Transfer (AD-T): What is it? Sometimes referred to as “Transfer Degree”An option that allows students to complete an Associate degree while also completing CSU transfer requirements.Associate of Arts Transfer in Sociology (AA-T Sociology)Associate of Science Transfer in Mathematics (AS-T Mathematics)Guaranteed admission to the CSU systemThis PPT was developed by a counseling materials workgroup in August 2012 to help counselors as they do orientation sessions for students. It is intended to provide the basic information regarding the new associate degrees for transfer. Please feel free to customize this presentation to suit your local needs.
17 Services for Students at most CCCs Transfer ServicesPrograms for First-Generation College Students (EOPS, PUENTE)Services for students with physical and learning disabilitiesHonors ProgramsAnd many more….
18 Cross-EnrollmentAllows community college students to enroll as nonmatriculated students in regular CSU or UC university courses on a space available basis, usually one course per term. Course fees are usually comparable with community college fees.
19 Preparing your students for CA community college 3Preparing your students for CA community collegeWhere Will You Go From Here?
20 Advice for your Future Transfer Student! Help students explore careersWalk them thru ASSIST.ORGExplore with them the Transfer Center Website at the local CCCKnow the student services at the local CCC.Encourage participation in Honors programs, UC TAG, Transfer Degrees, etc.Enroll in a Career Planning courseDevelop a Student Educational Plan immediatelySee a counselor every termVisit Transfer Center early and often!Stay on top of your own transfer path!Add and remove as it pertains to your collegePLAN EARLY…SEE A COUNSELOR…PLAN EARLY…SEE A COUNSELOR…PLAN EARLYAdvice for HS CounselorsAdvice for CCC-bound Students
21 Thank YOUMariana Moreno, Transfer Center Coordinator, Crafton Hills CollegeKhanh Hoang, Career & Transfer Center Coordinator, College of the Desert