In Washington, D.C., Jane V. Wellman is a senior associate with the Institute for Higher Education Policy, a nonprofit, nonpartisan research and policy group. Ms. Wellman directs numerous research and policy efforts, consults with state systems and national associations, and is a consulting editor for several publications. Her full study, State Policy and Community College-Baccalaureate Transfer, is available online at www.highereducation.org/reports/transfer/transfer.shtml.
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