Graduation and Retention 2022

83.5%

6-Year Graduation Rate

Students Entering Fall 2016

68%

4-Year Graduation Rate

Students Entering Fall 2018

84.7%

FY-Soph Retention Rate

Students Entering Fall 2021

Comparatively, the national Freshman-Sophmore retention rate at 4-year private non-profit institutions is 81% and the 6-year graduation rate is 68% (Reference).  The "Retention Rate" is the percent of first-time, full-time bachelor's degree-seeking students who returned to the same institution the following fall.

Degrees Conferred

Degrees awarded in May 2022 and previous August and December 2021:

  • Bachelor's:

    • Total Degrees Awarded: 526
    • Bachelor of Arts: 317
    • Bachelor of Science: 209
    • Male: 230
    • Female: 296
  • Master's: 10

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


Graduation Rates

For full-time, first-time undergraduate students entering in Fall, 2016

  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 80.4%
  • 5-Year Graduation Rate: 83.1%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 83.5%
  • Transfer-Out Rate: [coming soon]

6-Year Graduation Rate for the cohort entering Fall, 2016

By Gender

  • Male: 78.6%
  • Female: 86.8%

By Financial Aid Status

  • Received Pell Grant: 76.1%
  • Received Subsidized Federal Direct Loan, Not Receiving Pell Grant: 83.1%
  • Not Receiving Pell Grant or Subsidized Federal Direct Loan: 86.5%

By Race/Ethnicity

  • American Indian/Alaska Native: ***
  • Asian: 83.3%
  • Black: 71.4%
  • Hispanic: 66.7%
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: ***
  • Two or More Races: 87.5%
  • White: 84.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 88.9%
  • Unknown: 75.0%

*** fewer than 5 students in cohort

For more information, see the Graduation and Retention section of this page.

Other Years for Graduation and Retention