How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 21 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences' Retention and Graduation Rates Applicable to You?
Having a better understanding of retention and graduation rates will help you make an informed decision about your education. Retention Rates let you know how many first year students come back for their sophomore year. The graduation rate will tell you how long it takes the average student to complete their degree. We consider the "on-time" graduation rate for a bachelor's degree to be four years, but colleges report their "overall" graduation rate at six years.
If you want to graduate within four years, be sure to check out Albany College of Pharmacy's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences' Retention Rates Like?
With 88.0% of students staying on for a second year, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is one of the best in the country when it comes to freshman retention rates.
- 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.
Graduation Rates at Albany College of Pharmacy
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Albany College of Pharmacy.
Out of the 1,004 undergraduate students at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 188 (about 19%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Albany College of Pharmacy and 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 Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Both the on-time (two or four years depending on the degree) graduation rate of 71.4% and the overall rate of 71.4% rank Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences among the best in the country.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences we would have expected an overall graduation rate of 70.4%. This is on par with the actual rate at which the college graduates students and suggests that Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is performing on average when the previous academic achievement of students is factored in.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
28.6% of students at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
The following table lists the reasons why students at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
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