How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Aquinas College Michigan, 455 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2015. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Aquinas College Michigan'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 Aquinas College Michigan's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are Aquinas College Michigan's Retention Rates Like?
With 78.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Aquinas College Michigan has freshman retention rates similar to the national average of 70.9%.
- 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 Aquinas College Michigan
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Aquinas College Michigan.
Out of the 1,789 undergraduate students at Aquinas College Michigan, 353 (about 20%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Aquinas College Michigan 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 Aquinas College Michigan about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Aquinas College Michigan performs on average when it comes to the 30.3% of first-time/full-time students they graduate on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and performs at a similarly average rate when it comes to their overall graduation rate of 52.3%.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Aquinas College Michigan we would have expected an overall graduation rate of 55.6%. This is on par with the actual rate at which the college graduates students and suggests that Aquinas College Michigan is performing on average when the previous academic achievement of students is factored in.
Most of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads End Up Transferring
47.7% of students at Aquinas College Michigan failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they transferred to another school.
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