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Retention Rates

First year retention rate for new, fall full-time first-year students (freshmen).
Entering Class Retention Rate

Fall 2015

89.8%

Fall 2016

89.8%

Fall 2017

87.9%

Fall 2018

86.7%

Fall 2019

84.8%

Fall 2020

90.5%

Graduation Rates

Graduation rates for new, fall full-time first-year students (freshmen).
Entering Class Graduates in 3 Years Graduates in 4 Years Graduates in 5 Years Graduates in 6 Years

Fall 2013

8.6%

75.1%

78.5%

78.9%

Fall 2014

6.9%

74.1%

78.4%

79.1%

Fall 2015

7.1%

73.2%

77.4%

78.8%

Fall 2016

7.3%

74.3%

78.6%

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Fall 2017

7.4%

72.5%

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Fall 2018

7.6%

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More information on retention and graduation rates can be found at the Academic Data Reference Book.

More information about employment and graduate school outcomes can be found at We Know Success.