How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At American Jewish University, 19 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are American Jewish University'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 American Jewish University's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
American Jewish University Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 50.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, American Jewish University 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.
Graduation Rates at American Jewish University
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at American Jewish University.
Out of the 21 degree seeking undergraduates new to American Jewish University in 2016, 8 (about 38%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of American Jewish University 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 American Jewish University about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
American Jewish University 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 63.2% and 68.4% respectively.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend American Jewish University we would expect an overall graduation rate of 48.4%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 20.0% higher. Therefore, American Jewish University is among the highest performing schools nationwide in graduating students when their anticipated academic achievement is factored in.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
31.6% of students at American Jewish University 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 American Jewish University did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
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