Student Body Diversity, Retention and Graduation Rates

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Fall 2014 to Fall 2015 Retention Rate

  • Full Time, First Time Bachelor’s Cohort Retention Rate: 69.6%
  • Part-Time, First-Time Bachelor’s Cohort Retention Rate: 59.5%
Full-Time and Part-time Student Headcount by Gender
Gender Full-Time Part-Time Total Percent Full-time Students
Female 2500 2799 5299 47.2%
Male 2682 1320 4002 67.0%
Total 5182 4119 9301 55.7%
Full-Time and Part-time Student Headcount by Ethnicity
Ethnicity Full-Time Part-Time Total Percent Full-time Students
American Indian 9 12 21 42.9%
Asian 83 145 228 36.4%
Black 611 419 1030 59.3%
Hispanic 1006 506 1512 66.5%
Hawaiian 2 7 9 22.2%
Multi-race 124 52 176 70.5%
White 2497 2155 4652 53.7%
Unknown 93 742 835 11.1%
International 757 81 838 90.3%
Total 5182 4119 9301 55.7%

PELL Grant Recipients

  • Full-Time: 1658
  • Part-Time: 445
  • Total: 2103
  • Percent PELL Grant Recipients Who Are Full-time Students: 78.8%
Female PELL Grant Recipients by Ethnicity
Female Full-Time Part-Time Total Percent Female PELL Grant Recipients
Who Are Full-time Students by Gender
American Indian 1 0 1 100.0%
Asian 12 4 16 75.0%
Black 234 78 312 75.0%
Hawaiian 1 1 2 50.0%
Hispanic 252 65 317 79.5%
White 393 151 544 72.2%
Multi-race 39 13 52 75.0%
Unknown 20 11 31 64.5%
Total Females 952 323 1275 74.7%
Male PELL Grant Recipients by Ethnicity
Male Full-Time Part-Time Total Percent Female PELL Grant Recipients
Who Are Full-time Students by Ethnicity
American Indian 2 0 2 100.0%
Asian 19 2 21 90.5%
Black 129 27 156 82.7%
Hawaiian 0 0 0 0.0%
Hispanic 191 33 224 85.3%
White 332 55 387 85.8%
Multi-race 22 1 23 95.7%
Unknown 11 4 15 73.3%
Total Males 706 122 828 85.3%

2008 IPEDS COHORT GRADUATION RATES

University
University Cohort Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 1145 1145 1145 1213
Completers 108 259 356 381
Graduation Rate 9.4% 22.6% 31.1% 31.4%
Athletes
Athletes Cohort Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 8 8 8 8
Completers 0 1 2 2
Graduation Rate 0.0% 12.5% 25.0% 25.0%
Financial Aid: Pell Grant Recipients
Awarded Pell Grant Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
PELL Cohort Count 350 350 350 369
PELL Completers 22 57 84 87
Graduation Rate 6.3% 16.3% 24.0% 23.6%
Financial Aid: Subsidized Loan
Awarded Subsidized Loan but not Pell Grant Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Subsidized Loan but not Pell Cohort Count 160 160 160 175
Subsidized Loan but not Pell Completers 10 30 46 49
Graduation Rate 6.3% 18.8% 28.8% 28.0%
Financial Aid: Neither Pell nor Subsidized Loan Recipients
Awarded Neither Pell nor Subsidized Loan Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Neither Subsidized Loan nor Pell Cohort Count 635 635 635 669
Neither Subsidized Loan nor Pell Completers 79 182 239 245
Graduation Rate 12.4% 28.7% 37.6% 36.6%
Graduation Rates by Gender: Male
Male Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 538 538 538 589
Completers 50 112 147 167
Graduation Rate 9.3% 20.8% 27.3% 28.4%
Graduation Rates by Gender: Female
Female Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 607 607 607 624
Completers 58 147 209 214
Graduation Rate 9.6% 24.2% 34.4% 34.3%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: American Indian or Alaska Native
American Indian or Alaska Native Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 0 0 0 0
Completers 0 0 0 0
Graduation Rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Asian
Asian Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 21 21 21 22
Completers 5 7 10 10
Graduation Rate 23.8% 33.3% 47.6% 45.5%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Black or African American
Black or African American Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 212 212 212 220
Completers 9 18 27 29
Graduation Rate 4.2% 8.5% 12.7% 13.2%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Hispanic
Hispanic Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 180 180 180 192
Completers 16 44 64 68
Graduation Rate 8.9% 24.4% 35.6% 35.4%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 1 1 1 1
Completers 0 0 0 0
Graduation Rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Non-Resident Alien
Non-Resident Alien Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 89 89 89 90
Completers 12 20 25 25
Graduation Rate 13.5% 22.5% 28.1% 27.8%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: White
White Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 626 626 626 672
Completers 65 167 225 244
 Graduation Rate 10.4% 26.7% 35.9% 36.3%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Two or More Races
Two or More Races Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 16 16 16 16
Completers 1 3 5 5
Graduation Rate 6.3% 18.8% 31.3% 31.3%
Graduation Rates by Race and Ethnicity: Unknown Race/Ethnicity
Unknown Race/Ethnicity Bachelors 4-Year Bachelors 5-Year Bachelors 6-Year Bachelors or Equivalent 150%
Cohort Count 0 0 0 0
Completers 0 0 0 0
Graduation Rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%