Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At Berkeley College - New York, 789 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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What Retention and Graduation Rates Mean to You
Retention Rates can be used to estimate if you'll stay at Berkeley College - New York 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.
Berkeley College - New York Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 58.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Berkeley College - New York 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 for Berkeley College - New York: Do They Meet Your Standards?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Berkeley College - New York.
Out of the 4,403 undergraduate students at Berkeley College - New York, 509 (about 12%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Berkeley College - New York 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 Berkeley College - New York about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 18.4% of first-time/full-time students graduate from Berkeley College - New York on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 28.3% graduate at all, ranking this school among the worst in the country in both categories.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
71.7% of students at Berkeley College - New York failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
- How many people drop out of college?