If Graduating is Important to You, You May Want to Take a Peek at This
Find out how many of Arlington Baptist College's 23 students stuck around until graduation.
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How are Arlington Baptist 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 Arlington Baptist College's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
Arlington Baptist College Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 45.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Arlington Baptist College 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.
Arlington Baptist College Graduation Rates for Full-Time Students
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Arlington Baptist College.
Out of the 186 undergraduate students at Arlington Baptist College, 34 (about 18%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Arlington Baptist College 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 Arlington Baptist College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Arlington Baptist College performs on average when it comes to the 26.1% 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 47.8%.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Arlington Baptist College we would expect an overall graduation rate of 35.1%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 12.7% higher. Therefore, Arlington Baptist College 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.
52.2% of students at Arlington Baptist 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 Arlington Baptist College did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
|Reason||% of Overall Class|
- How many people drop out of college?