How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Barclay College, 50 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Barclay 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 Barclay College's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
Barclay College Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 54.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Barclay 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.
Graduation Rates at Barclay College
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Barclay College.
Out of the 81 degree seeking undergraduates new to Barclay College in 2016, 37 (about 46%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Barclay 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 Barclay College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Barclay College performs on average when it comes to the 30.0% 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 44.0%.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Barclay College we would expect an overall graduation rate of 37.3%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 6.7% higher. That means Barclay College is performing above average at graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
Mixed Reasons for First-Time/Full-Time Students Not Graduating
56.0% of students at Barclay College failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time.
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