Due to a congressional ban on student-level data, the federal government is unable to reliably and consistently report the outcomes of transfer students after they transfer, and has only recently added minimal reporting for part-time students. Yet more than half of bachelor’s degree recipients in recent years attended more than one school and nearly two-thirds of community college students start part-time. Those students, among others, are not counted.
The Student Achievement Measure reports more outcomes for more students. Learn more.