How Does Your Community College Stack Up?

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Not all community colleges are created equal. Figuring out which school will give you the best chance of transferring to a four-year college or university can be difficult, especially since there is so little standardized information out there. But here's a good way to start. College Measures, a joint venture of the American Institutes of Research and Matrix Knowledge Group, has created a chart for CNNMoney to help students find the best options. Based on the percentage of students that graduated within three years or transferred to four-year colleges, they compiled a "success" rating for each community college in the U.S. To make sure a school did not appear on this list because of a statistical blip, we did not count colleges with less than 200 full-time freshmen. You can sort the data below by college name, city, state or success rating by clicking on the column heading.

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