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Undergraduate Students

First Year Retention Rates

First Year Retention Rates

First Time/Full-Time (FTFT) Students

Fall Cohort Threshold Actual Target
2015 90% 90.7% 95%
2016 90% 91.7% 95%
2017 90% 92.1% 95%
2018 90% 93.2% 95%

Transfer Students

2015 90% 90.1% 95%
2016 90% 92.6% 95%
2017 90% 92.9% 95%
2018 90% 93.2% 95%


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First Year Retention Rates' of First Time/Full-Time (FTFT) Students by Demographic

  2015 2016 2017 2018
First Gen 85.3% 86.6% 86.6% 88.1%
Non-First Gen 92.7% 93.4% 93.9% 94.9%
 
URM 86.5% 87.9% 88.7% 90.2%
    African American/Black 85.8% 86.7% 89.7% 90.4%
    Hispanic/Latino 86.7% 88.0% 88.6% 90.2%
Non-URM 92.4% 93.2% 93.4% 94.5%
 
Pell Grant Eligible 85.1% 86.6% 86.3% 88.4%
Pell Grant Ineligible 92.4% 93.1% 93.8% 94.7%




First Year Retention Rates' of Transfer Students by Demographic

  2015 2016 2017 2018
First Gen 88.9% 89.9% 92.8% 90.4.%
Non-First Gen 91.1% 93.7% 93.1% 94.4%
 
URM 87.8% 89.9% 92.4% 92.8%
    African American/Black 89.2% 85.0% 90.8% 91.3%
    Hispanic/Latino 87.5% 90.6% 92.6% 92.9%
Non-URM 90.8% 93.5% 93.1% 93.3%
 
Pell Grant Eligible 88.2% 89.1% 91.0% 91.3%
Pell Grant Ineligible 90.7% 93.7% 93.5% 93.8%




Four-Year Graduation Rates

Four-Year Graduation Rates

First Time/Full-Time (FTFT) Students

Fall Cohort Threshold Actual Target
2012 50% 55.1% 65%
2013 50% 55.0% 65%
2014 50% 56.2% 65%
2015 50% 59.0% 65%

Transfer Students

2012 75% 79.8% 85%
2013 75% 82.0% 85%
2014 75% 82.4% 85%
2015 75% 83.2% 85%




Four-Year Graduation Rates' of FTFT Students by Demographic

  2012 2013 2014 2015
First Gen 47.3% 51.0% 50.3% 54.5%
Non-First Gen 59.0% 57.1% 58.6% 60.8%
 
URM 46.3% 49.1% 49.1% 53.8%
    African American/Black 36.0% 44.0% 46.3% 55.7%
    Hispanic/Latino 47.9% 50.1% 49.6% 53.5%
Non-URM 58.2% 57.4% 59.0% 61.2%
 
Pell Grant Eligible 50.2% 51.7% 51.5% 56.4%
Pell Grant Ineligible 58.0% 56.8% 58.6% 60.3%





Four-Year Graduation Rates of Transfer Students by Demographic

  2012 2013 2014 2015
First Gen 74.9% 79.4% 79.5% 80.7%
Non-First Gen 82.6% 83.9% 83.9% 84.1%
 
URM 75.7% 78.9% 80.6% 79.6%
    African American/Black 76.9% 74.5% 73.5% 74.2%
    Hispanic/Latino 75.9% 79.2% 81.7% 80.3%
Non-URM 80.7% 82.7% 82.9% 84.3%
 
Pell Grant Eligible 75.2% 79.0% 80.2% 81.7%
Pell Grant Ineligible 82.6% 83.8% 83.9% 84.0%




Six-Year Graduation Rates

Six-Year Graduation Rates

First Time/Full-Time (FTFT) Students

Fall Cohort Threshold Actual Target
2010 75% 80.3% 85%
2011 75% 82.1% 85%
2012 75% 81.9% 85%
2013 75% 81.7% 85%





Six-Year Graduation Rates of FTFT Students by Demographic

  2010 2011 2012 2013
First Gen 71.6% 73.7% 74.0% 74.3%
Non-First Gen 83.8% 85.3% 85.7% 85.0%
 
URM 72.6% 75.8% 74.2% 73.9%
    African American/Black 72.0% 68.1% 61.2% 70.9%
    Hispanic/Latino 72.7% 77.1% 76.3% 74.6%
Non-URM 82.5% 84.0% 84.7% 84.9%
 
Pell Grant Eligible - - 78.7% 78.6%
Pell Grant Ineligible - - 83.9% 83.4%




Enrollment of Underrepresented Minority Students

Enrollment of Underrepresented Minority Students

Semester Threshold Actual Target
Fall 2013 25% 23.1% 30%
Fall 2014 25% 24.2% 30%
Fall 2015 25% 25.6% 30%
Fall 2016 25% 26.6% 30%
Fall 2017 25% 27.1% 30%
Fall 2018 28% 27.7% 33%
Fall 2019 28% 28.1% 33%

Enrollment of Hispanic/Latino Students

Semester Threshold Actual Target
Fall 2013 20% 19.6% 25%
Fall 2014 20% 20.6% 25%
Fall 2015 20% 21.8% 25%
Fall 2016 20% 22.6% 25%
Fall 2017 20% 23.3% 25%
Fall 2018 23% 24.1% 27%
Fall 2019 23% 24.8% 27%

Enrollment of First Generation Students

Semester Threshold Actual Target
Fall 2013 20% 26.1% 25%
Fall 2014 20% 25.7% 25%
Fall 2015 20% 26.1% 25%
Fall 2016 20% 26.0% 25%
Fall 2017 20% 25.6% 25%
Fall 2018 20% 25.4% 25%
Fall 2019 20% 24.6% 25%




Enrollment of Pell Grant Eligible Students

Enrollment of Pell Grant Eligible Students

Cohort Semester Threshold Actual Target
Fall 2013 20% 23.9% 25%
Fall 2014 20% 24.1% 25%
Fall 2015 20% 23.6% 25%
Fall 2016 20% 21.9% 25%
Fall 2017 20% 23.2% 25%
Fall 2018 20% 23.6% 25%
Fall 2019 20% - 25%




Student Completion Data

Source of Data

Date

Data

Threshold

Target

IPEDS "traditional" Overall Graduation Rate (150% standard time) 2016 80% 75% 85%
 

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