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How do college transfer credits work?

Many people are forced to leave college to help out during difficult family times or ‘temporarily’ leaving to earn money to pay for tuition, and many non-traditional students (those over age 25) now worry about transferring credits earned years before and the potential disadvantages of being older than the rest of the class. You can find out more about how transfer those credits and alleviate your worries here.

Transfer Students: Frequently Asked Questions

In the best of worlds you compile a list of colleges, find the most compatible one, and are accepted. Then you have a great time, graduate, and head off to a budding career. But if you're transferring between schools, this article of frequently asked questions can help.

Ask the Experts: Transfer Colleges

Read actual questions from students about how to transfer colleges and see answers and advice from college planning and admissions experts.

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