## Why are Retention and Graduation Rates Important?

Make an informed decision about your education by understanding how Argosy University - Hawaii's retention and graduation rates impact you. First year retention rates let you know how many students come back for their sophomore year. Graduation rates tell you how long it takes to complete a degree at Argosy University - Hawaii. Remember, every extra semester it takes to graduate will increase the cost of your degree.

### On This Page You'll Find:

- What These Rates Have To Do With You
- First to Second Year Retention Rate at Argosy University - Hawaii
- Graduation Rates at Argosy University - Hawaii

## The First Year Retention Rates at Argosy University - Hawaii Could Not Be Determined

We were not able to determine the freshman retention rate at Argosy University - Hawaii.

Nationwide, the average first year to second year retention rate is 72.0%. When looking at just colleges and universities in Hawaii, the average is 61.0%.

### Any Questions?

- 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.

## Overall, 30.8% of Argosy University - Hawaii Undergrads Finish Within Six Years

At Argosy University - Hawaii, there were 13 bachelors degree candidates in the class of 2013. By 2015, six years after beginning their degree, 30.8% of these students had graduated. After an additional two years, 30.8% of this class eventually completed their degree.

We consider the "on-time" graduation rate for a bachelor's degree to be four years, but colleges typically report their graduation rates after six or even eight years.

This implies that 69.2% did not graduate within eight years. Of these 10 students, 0 were still working towards their degree, 0 had transferred to a different institution, and Argosy University - Hawaii lost contact with the remaining 9 whom we assume dropped out.

### Some Students Take More Time to Graduate

First-time, full-time students under the age of 25 are much more likely to graduate in four years (on-time). Some schools cater mostly to traditional students while others cater to “non-traditional” students who may be attending part time and thus are likely to take longer to graduate.

Comparing the graduation rates of specific cohorts shown below will be more revealing than the overall statistics shared above.

## First-Time / Full-time Students at Argosy University - Hawaii Represent 23.1% of the Class of 2013 and 50.0% of all Their Bachelor's Degree Graduations.

With a four year graduation rate of 67.0%,
**first-time** students in the Argosy University - Hawaii class of 2013 who attended classes
**full-time** were among the most likely in the nation to graduate on time.
After six years, the graduation rate was 66.7%
and by 2017, 66.7%
of this class had completed their degree.

Nationwide, the average graduation rate for **first-time** undergraduates attending classes **full-time** is:
33.4% after four years,
47.6% after six years, and
49.2% after eight years.

### Argosy University - Hawaii is Graduating Students Faster Than we Expected

Studies have shown that high-achieving students are more likely to complete their degree on time.
Given the academic preparedness of the **first-time / full-time** students accepted to Argosy University - Hawaii, we expected
that after six years about 30.5% of them would have
completed their undergraduate degree.

### Nationwide Rankings for First-Time / Full-time Graduation Rates at Argosy University - Hawaii

### 33.3% of the First-Time / Full-time Class of 2013 had not Completed Their Degree by 2017

Of these 1 students, 0 were still working towards their degree, 0 had transferred to a different institution, and Argosy University - Hawaii lost contact with the remaining 1 whom we assume dropped out.

## First-Time / Part-time Students at Argosy University - Hawaii Represent 38.5% of the Class of 2013 and 0.0% of all Their Bachelor's Degree Graduations.

With a six year graduation rate of 0.0%,
**first-time** students in the Argosy University - Hawaii class of 2013 who attended classes
**part-time** were among the least likely in the nation to graduate in a reasonable time.
After eight years, the graduation rate was 0.0%.

Nationwide, the average graduation rate for **first-time** undergraduates attending classes **part-time** is:
22.2% after six years and
24.5% after eight years.

### Nationwide Rankings for First-Time / Part-time Graduation Rates at Argosy University - Hawaii

### 100.0% of the First-Time/ Part-time Class of 2013 had not Completed Their Degree by 2017

Of these 5 students, 0 were still working towards their degree, 0 had transferred to a different institution, and Argosy University - Hawaii lost contact with the remaining 5 whom we assume dropped out.

## Returning / Full-time Students at Argosy University - Hawaii Represent 15.4% of the Class of 2013 and 50.0% of all Their Bachelor's Degree Graduations.

With a six year graduation rate of 100.0%,
**returning** students in the Argosy University - Hawaii class of 2013 who attended classes
**full-time** were among the most likely in the nation to graduate in a reasonable time.
After eight years, the graduation rate was 100.0%.

Nationwide, the average graduation rate for **returning** undergraduates attending classes **full-time** is:
55.0% after six years and
56.2% after eight years.

### Nationwide Rankings for Returning / Full-time Graduation Rates at Argosy University - Hawaii

### 0.0% of the Returning / Full-time Class of 2013 had not Completed Their Degree by 2017

Of these 0 students, 0 were still working towards their degree, 0 had transferred to a different institution, and Argosy University - Hawaii lost contact with the remaining 0 whom we assume dropped out.

## Returning / Part-time Students at Argosy University - Hawaii Represent 23.1% of the Class of 2013 and 0.0% of all Their Bachelor's Degree Graduations.

With a six year graduation rate of 0.0%,
**returning** students in the Argosy University - Hawaii class of 2013 who attended classes
**part-time** were among the least likely in the nation to graduate in a reasonable time.
After eight years, the graduation rate was 0.0%.

Nationwide, the average graduation rate for **returning** undergraduates attending classes **part-time** is:
36.7% after six years and
38.6% after eight years.

### Nationwide Rankings for Returning / Part-time Graduation Rates at Argosy University - Hawaii

### 100.0% of the Returning / Part-time Class of 2013 had not Completed Their Degree by 2017

Of these 3 students, 0 were still working towards their degree, 0 had transferred to a different institution, and Argosy University - Hawaii lost contact with the remaining 3 whom we assume dropped out.