How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
Of the undergraduates at Amridge University that were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016, how many were able to do so on time? Let's find out...
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How are Amridge 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 Amridge's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
Amridge Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
In order to graduate you have to make it past freshman year. With only 67.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Amridge University has freshman retention rates below 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.
- Low retention rates may signal a college where a lot of students plan on transferring after a year or two. Is that the case here?
Will You Graduate From Amridge On Time?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Amridge.
Out of the 77 degree seeking undergraduates new to Amridge University in 2016, 16 (about 21%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Amridge 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 Amridge University about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 0.0% of first-time/full-time students graduate from Amridge University on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 0.0% graduate at all, ranking this school among the worst in the country in both categories.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Amridge University we would expect an overall graduation rate of 44.4%. With an actual rate that is 44.4% lower than expected, Amridge University is among the worst performing schools nationally when it comes to graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
- Low graduation rates may signal a college where a lot of students plan on transferring after a year or two. Is that the case here?
Mixed Reasons for First-Time/Full-Time Students Not Graduating
100.0% of students at Amridge University failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time.
- How many people drop out of college?