How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Albion College, 434 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Albion College's 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 Albion's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are Albion College's Retention Rates Like?
With 80.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Albion College has freshman retention rates above the national average of 71.2%.
- 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 Albion
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Albion.
Out of the 490 degree seeking undergraduates new to Albion College in 2016, 455 (about 93%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Albion College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Albion College performs above average at graduating its first-time/full-time students on all fronts, posting an on-time (two or four years depending on the degree) and overall graduation rate of 55.5% and 65.4% respectively.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Albion College we would expect an overall graduation rate of 60.1%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 5.3% higher. That means Albion College is performing above average at graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
34.6% of students at Albion College 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 Albion College did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
|Reason||% of Overall Class|
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