How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Brigham Young University - Idaho, 1,324 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Brigham Young University - Idaho'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 BYU - I's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
BYU - I Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
In order to graduate you have to make it past freshman year. With only 68.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Brigham Young University - Idaho has freshman retention rates below 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.
Graduation Rates at BYU - I
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at BYU - I.
Out of the 7,286 degree seeking undergraduates new to Brigham Young University - Idaho in 2016, 2,556 (about 35%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of BYU - I 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 Brigham Young University - Idaho about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
You stand a good chance of graduating from this college, but not on time (two or four years depending on the degree). Brigham Young University - Idaho has an overall graduation rate of 61.2%, which is above average when compared nationally, but only 18.7% of first-time/full-time students do so on time, which is among the worst.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Brigham Young University - Idaho we would expect an overall graduation rate of 49.1%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 12.1% higher. That means Brigham Young University - Idaho 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
38.8% of students at Brigham Young University - Idaho failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time.
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