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The Mixed Methods Blog
The Mixed Methods Blog

The Mixed Methods Blog

Perspectives from our researchers, highlights from recent studies, and other news about CCRC

John Fink Honored as a Transfer Champion by NISTS


The National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students will honor CCRC Senior Research Associate John Fink with its 2019 Champion–Catalyst award, which recognizes "game-changers in the transfer field."

Visualizing the Many Routes Community College Students Take to Complete a Bachelor’s Degree

An interactive tool shows the complexity of student transfer paths, even among those who were successful in completing a bachelor's degree.

Tracking Transfer Report Covered by News Outlets Around Nation

Tracking Transfer report coverA new CCRC report that takes a national and state-by-state look at the success of community college students in transferring to four-year institutions has received press coverage in more than 20 states and contributed to new conversations around improving the transfer process.

New Metrics to Help Institutions and States Improve Transfer

New Metrics to Help Institutions and States Improve Transfer

New research from the Community College Research Center (CCRC), in collaboration with the Aspen Institute and the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, breaks down transfer outcomes by state and reveals wide gaps in the rates at which students transfer and earn a bachelor’s degree.

CCRC's Jenkins Makes the Business Case for Strengthening Transfer

In a new paper, one of five released by HCM Stategists' recently launched Maximizing Resources for Student Success project, Davis Jenkins and co-authors argue that strengthening transfer will increase affordability for both students and taxpayers.