Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At Adventist University of Health Sciences, 7 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2015. Did they? Let's find out...
Below Average Freshman Retention Rate
In order to graduate you have to make it past freshman year. With only 70.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Adventist University of Health Sciences has freshman retention rates below the national average of 70.9%.
The following information is based off of data for students who were "Full Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers". Out of the 1,950 undergraduate students at Adventist University of Health Sciences, 660 or 34% are considered full time degree seekers.
If this demographic does not represent you, then you might want to ask Adventist University of Health Sciences about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Given that this percentage is not higher, the mission of Adventist University of Health Sciences may reflect other priorites such as providing education for "returning" or "part-time" students and the following data should be discounted accordingly.
You Might Graduate From Here, But Not in 4 Years...
You stand a good chance of graduating from this college, but not on time (two or four years depending on the degree). Adventist University of Health Sciences has an overall graduation rate of 57.1%, which is above average when compared nationally, but only 0.0% of students do so on time, which is among the worst.
Based on the caliber of students that attend Adventist University of Health Sciences we would expect an overall graduation rate of 41.4%, however, students are graduating at a rate that is 15.7% higher. Therefore, Adventist University of Health Sciences is among the highest performing schools nationwide in graduating students when their anticipated academic achievement is factored in.
Most of Non-Grads End Up Transferring
42.9% of students at Adventist University of Health Sciences failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they transferred to another school.
The following table lists the reasons why students at Adventist University of Health Sciences did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
|Reason||% of Overall Class|
Questions You Need to Ask
- The majority of students take more than the "expected time" to graduate. Have you factored this into your college budget?
- You may not think you will transfer, but a lot of students do. How easy is it to transfer credits from this college? Will you end up having to retake classes?