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Graduation and Retention 2011

Statistics are for Fall 2011 as of October 3
2011
Number: 
80.3%
Label: 
6-Year Graduation Rate
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Students Entering Fall 2010
Number: 
90.0%
Label: 
FY-Soph Retention Rate

Degrees Conferred

Degrees awarded in May and previous August:

  • Bachelor's:
    • Total Degrees Awarded: 541
    • Bachelor of Arts: 358
    • Bachelor of Science: 183
    • Male: 213
    • Female: 328
  • Master's: 38
  • Certificate of Advanced Studies: 14

Graduation and Retention Rates

National FY-Soph Retention rates at 4-year private non-profit institutions are 80% and the 6-yr graduation rate is 64%. For more information, see this report from the National Center of Educational Statistics.

For characteristics of graduates, see the Majors & Minors page. For career and graduate school information, see the Outcomes page.


For first-time, full-time undergraduate students entering in Fall, 2005:

Graduation Rates

  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 76.2%
  • 5-Year Graduation Rate: 79.4%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 80.3%
  • Transfer-Out Rate: 16.8%

6-Year Graduation Rate Detail

Below is the six-year graduation rate broken down by gender, race/ethnicity, and financial aid status for the cohort entering Fall, 2005:

By Gender

  • Male: 78%
  • Female: 82%

By Financial Aid Status

  • Received Pell Grant: 77%
  • Received Stafford Loan, Not Receiving Pell Grant: 80%
  • Not Receiving Pell Grant or Stafford Loan: 81%

By Race/Ethnicity

  • American Indian/Alaska Native: ***
  • Asian: 83%
  • Black: 67%
  • Hispanic: 75%
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: ***
  • Two or More Races: 80%
  • White: 82%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 95%
  • Unknown: 25%

*** fewer than 5 students in cohort

For more information, see the Graduation and Retention section of the Master Stats