How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Baptist University of the Americas, 23 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2015. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Baptist University of the Americas'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 Baptist University of the Americas's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
How Many Freshman Return to Baptist University of the Americas for Their Sophomore Year?
With 73.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Baptist University of the Americas 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.
Will You Graduate From Baptist University of the Americas On Time?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Baptist University of the Americas.
Out of the 174 undergraduate students at Baptist University of the Americas, 19 (about 11%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Baptist University of the Americas 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 Baptist University of the Americas about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 13.0% of first-time/full-time students graduate from Baptist University of the Americas on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 21.7% 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 Baptist University of the Americas we would expect an overall graduation rate of 40.3%. With an actual rate that is 18.6% lower than expected, Baptist University of the Americas is among the worst performing schools nationally when it comes to graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
78.3% of students at Baptist University of the Americas 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 Baptist University of the Americas did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
|Reason||% of Overall Class|
- How many people drop out of college?