Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At Bellin College, 41 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
Below You'll Find:
What Retention and Graduation Rates Mean to You
Retention Rates can be used to estimate if you'll stay at Bellin College and for how long. An on-time graduation rate is considered to be two or four years, unlike the "overall" graduation rate that can vary four to six years, depending on the degree.
Pay attention to the on-time graduation rates if you're planning on completing your degree in four years. They can also be used to understand exactly how much you'll be paying for college, as prolonging a graduation means paying more for your degree.
Retention Rates at Bellin College
With 73.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Bellin College has freshman retention rates similar to the national average of 71.2%.
- 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.
Bellin 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 Bellin College.
Out of the 326 undergraduate students at Bellin College, 28 (about 9%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Bellin 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 Bellin College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Bellin College performs above average at graduating its first-time/full-time students on all fronts, posting an on-time (two or four years depending on the degree) and overall graduation rate of 48.8% and 61.0% respectively.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Bellin College we would have expected an overall graduation rate of 60.9%. This is on par with the actual rate at which the college graduates students and suggests that Bellin College is performing on average when the previous academic achievement of students is factored in.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
39.0% of students at Bellin 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 Bellin 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?