The Higher Ed Tech Leader Reimagines the Future of Transfer with Expanded National Presence as Institutions Prioritize Transfer to Bolster Enrollment and Retention
SAN DIEGO, August 10, 2022 – CollegeSource, the higher education industry’s most trusted SaaS provider of transfer and degree achievement solutions, today announced that it now has more than 400 Transferology member institutions from 39 states, easily securing its position as the largest open nationwide network for transfer. This rise in transfer interest spotlights the increased focus higher ed institutions are placing on transfer to recruit and retain students through flexible offerings, such as dual enrollment.
“As Transferology continues its impressive growth with colleges and universities across the country, it is a clear sign that transfer is no longer an afterthought,” said Kerry Cooper, CEO of CollegeSource. “Institutions in nearly every state are placing more emphasis on transfer to provide flexibility for students as they make their academic decisions. As the industry changes and grows, we remain steadfast in our laser-focused commitment to provide a comprehensive solution that helps institutions streamline the intricacies of transfer articulation while increasing enrollment and retention efforts.”
With more than 4.4 million students engaged with Transferology, the solution is the only nationwide, cloud-based solution that meets students where they are and provides them with access to millions of course-to-course and program-to-program transfer equivalencies in the region, within state systems and even nationwide. From January through December 31, 2021, more institutions realized the value in making the proper investments in transfer as Transferology experienced a spike in interest with a total of 481 million search results and 22.8 million student courses added by more than 5,200 schools. CollegeSource also witnessed 27.7 million equivalencies stored in Transferology and 8.86 million student searches.
Collegesource Transferology offers unparalleled visibility and guidance into student transfer decisions by providing transfer credit information and course equivalencies college students need to move into the next chapter of their academic journey. In addition, these critical data-driven insights help college advisors, students and parents make informed decisions when considering transferring higher education credit by instantly seeing how credits transfer to member institutions. Recent utilization of Transferology has become more diverse, with users coming from private and public universities as well as community colleges.
“Transferology has been a critical part of our institution’s ability to navigate the complexities that come with course transferability and position our students for successful pathways,” said Renee Shipe, director of transfer pathways and evaluations at Trine University and Transferology client. “Since adopting this solution, student applicants can more easily and quickly view how their credits transfer to Trine University.”
CollegeSource is the higher education industry’s trusted provider of transfer and degree achievement solutions. For 50 years, CollegeSource has led market-changing transformation by inventing and investing in technology solutions that aid the staff and students of higher education in their quest to plan and complete academic careers. As the archiver of the nation’s extensive higher education course catalogs, CollegeSource’s degree audit, academic planning, and transfer credit evaluation solutions are depended on by more than 2,000 institutions and millions of individuals worldwide. Founded and led by higher education and technology veterans, CollegeSource is a privately-held company based in San Diego, California, with offices in Cincinnati, Ohio. For more information, please visit collegesource.com.
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