Most Transfer Students

Students transfer colleges for a number of reasons. Some change majors and move to a school that better suits their new path. Others start at a two-year college before transferring to finish their degree at a four-year college or university. Even if a first choice college simply wasn't the right fit, students can take heart in knowing they're not alone. As the schools on this list demonstrated based on the number of transfers enrolling in fall 2012, thousands of students transfer schools every year.

School New transfer students enrolled for Fall 2012
DeVry University

Downers Grove, IL

Excelsior College

Albany, NY

University of Texas—​Arlington

Arlington, TX

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ

University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL

American Public University System

Charles Town, WV

California State University—​Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

University of Houston

Houston, TX

Florida International University

Miami, FL

California State University—​Northridge

Northridge, CA


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