Retention and Graduation Rates of New First-Year Students

1-Year Retention Rates1 of New First-Year Students
2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012
62.7% 68.6% 69.2% 68.5% 69.2%

1 First-time full-degree-seeking students (IPEDS definition)

6-Year Graduation Rates of New First-Year Students
Rates 2001-2202 2002-2003 2003-2004 2004-2005 2005-2006
6-year Graduation Rates 22.8% 21.5% 28.7% 25.8% 28.5%
Peer Average Rates 44.4% 46.3% 46.4% 46.4% 46.6%

graph of data showing the 6-year graduation rates versus the peer average rates. Data is taken from the 6-year graduation rates and peer average rows from the 6-Year Graduation Rates of New First-Year Students table on this page.

Source: Office of Institutional Research and Assessment