Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At Adventist University of Health Sciences, 13 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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What Retention and Graduation Rates Mean to You
Retention Rates can be used to estimate if you'll stay at Adventist University of Health Sciences and for how long. An on-time graduation rate is considered to be two or four years, unlike the "overall" graduation rate that can vary four to six years, depending on the degree.
Pay attention to the on-time graduation rates if you're planning on completing your degree in four years. They can also be used to understand exactly how much you'll be paying for college, as prolonging a graduation means paying more for your degree.
Adventist University of Health Sciences Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 56.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Adventist University of Health Sciences has among the worst freshman retention rates in the country.
- When you attend a school that is high quality and a good fit for you, it is more likely you'll return for another year.Read more about why retention is so important.
- How many students make it past freshman year? You might be surprised at the answer.
Adventist University of Health Sciences Graduation Rates for Full-Time Students
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Adventist University of Health Sciences.
Out of the 1,806 undergraduate students at Adventist University of Health Sciences, 74 (about 4%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Adventist University of Health Sciences may reflect other priorities such as providing education for "returning" or "part-time" students. The following data should be discounted accordingly.
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Adventist University of Health Sciences about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
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 61.5%, which is above average when compared nationally, but only 15.4% of first-time/full-time students do so on time, which is among the worst.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Adventist University of Health Sciences we would expect an overall graduation rate of 39.1%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 22.4% 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.
Mixed Reasons for First-Time/Full-Time Students Not Graduating
38.5% of students at Adventist University of Health Sciences failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time.
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