> Herald Business Journal story on EvCC student success
The Herald Business Journal
Thursday, July 26, 2012
EvCC students transfer success
College's data points to its students doing better than their four-year-school cohorts
By M.L. Dehm
HBJ Freelance Writer
EVERETT — Many students opt to start their academic careers at a community college in order to save money. Others simply like the convenience of staying near home. But new statistics suggest that a community college may give them an advantage if they transfer to a four-year university.
Recently released performance figures from Everett Community College show that students who have transferred from EvCC to most four-year public colleges in Washington do as well as or better than students who started at the same four-year school as freshmen.
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