Paper on Transfer for the General Audience

Resolution Number
Assigned to
Transfer and Articulation Committee
Articulation and Transfer
Prepare a paper on transfer aimed at the general audience
Status Report

TAC acknowledged that presently there are many groups producing papers on transfer. It was decided that the ICAS report released in April 2009, and a follow-up paper due out spring 2010, addresses this concern. Members of TAC also held a breakout on this topic at the Fall 2010 Plenary Session and published a follow-up Rostrum article.

Whereas, Preparing students for transfer to baccalaureate granting institutions is one of the primary missions of California community colleges;

Whereas, Elements that contribute to an understanding of transfer are varied and complex; and

Whereas, Students, faculty, legislators, and members of the public would benefit from having a single document summarizing the various elements of transfer;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges prepare a paper on transfer aimed at the general audience.

MSC Disposition: Local Senates

Related document on ICAS website: Facilitating Community College Transfer: A Master Plan Mandate