Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At Brown Mackie College - Merrillville, 9 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2015. 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 Brown Mackie College - Merrillville 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.
Brown Mackie College - Merrillville Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 0.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Brown Mackie College - Merrillville 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 Brown Mackie College - Merrillville: Do They Meet Your Standards?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Brown Mackie College - Merrillville.
Out of the 512 undergraduate students at Brown Mackie College - Merrillville, 44 (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 Brown Mackie College - Merrillville 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 Brown Mackie College - Merrillville about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 22.2% of first-time/full-time students graduate from Brown Mackie College - Merrillville on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 22.2% 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.
77.8% of students at Brown Mackie College - Merrillville 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 Brown Mackie College - Merrillville did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
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- How many people drop out of college?