Transfer Success - Auburn University

Shelton State Community College Students Transferring to

Auburn University

2012-2013

 

 

During Fall 2012, twenty-one Shelton students applied for transfer admission to Auburn University.  Thirteen (61.9%) were accepted; in comparison, 64.9% of all transfers to AU were accepted.  Twelve Shelton State students enrolled at Auburn University. During their first semester while earning a 2.39 GPA, these Shelton State students attempted and earned more credit hours than any other transfer students.  Through the Spring 2013 semester, Shelton students earned a cumulative GPA of 2.57, compared to the 2.65 of all transfer students to AU.  Of Shelton students enrolled in the Fall 2012, 90.9% were completers at the end of Spring 2013, as compared to 89.9% of all transfers to AU.  All Shelton State transfer students enrolled in Fall 2012 performed at a higher level than that of other transfer students. 

 

The following grade distribution represents the grades received in all courses taken by Shelton State transfer students in their first term at Auburn University. 

 

A

B

C

D

F

W

Other

26.3%

24.2%

29.3%

4.5%

13.1%

0.0%

0.3%

 

Shelton students transferred into the following majors at Auburn: Accountancy, Apparel Merchandise Production Design and Management, Biomedical Sciences, Fitness Conditioning and Performance, Pre-Building Science, Pre-Mechanical Engineering, Pre-Public Relations, and Wildlife Science Pre Vet.