If Graduating is Important to You, You May Want to Take a Peek at This
Find out how many of Brewton - Parker College's 131 students stuck around until graduation.
Below You'll Find:
How are Brewton - Parker 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 Brewton - Parker College's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
Brewton - Parker College Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 50.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Brewton - Parker 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.
- Low retention rates may signal a college where a lot of students plan on transferring after a year or two. Is that the case here?
Graduation Rates for Brewton - Parker College: Do They Meet Your Standards?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Brewton - Parker College.
Out of the 638 undergraduate students at Brewton - Parker College, 111 (about 17%) are considered first-time/full-time degree seekers.
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Brewton - Parker 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 Brewton - Parker College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 8.4% of first-time/full-time students graduate from Brewton - Parker College on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 21.4% 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 Brewton - Parker College we would expect an overall graduation rate of 36.1%. With an actual rate that is 14.8% lower than expected, Brewton - Parker College is among the worst performing schools nationally when it comes to graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
- Low graduation rates may signal a college where a lot of students plan on transferring after a year or two. Is that the case here?
Most of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads End Up Transferring
78.6% of students at Brewton - Parker College failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they transferred to another school.
- How many people drop out of college?