If Graduating is Important to You, You May Want to Take a Peek at This
Find out how many of Cal Baptist's 569 students stuck around until graduation.
Below You'll Find:
How are Cal Baptist'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 California Baptist University's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
How Many Freshman Return to Cal Baptist for Their Sophomore Year?
With 76.0% of students making it past their freshman year, California Baptist University 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.
California Baptist University 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 Cal Baptist.
Out of the 1,866 degree seeking undergraduates new to California Baptist University in 2016, 1,076 (about 58%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Cal Baptist 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 California Baptist University about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
California Baptist University 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 43.8% and 60.5% respectively.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend California Baptist University we would expect an overall graduation rate of 41.3%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 19.1% higher. Therefore, California Baptist University is among the highest performing schools nationwide in graduating students when their anticipated academic achievement is factored in.
Most of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads End Up Transferring
39.5% of students at California Baptist University failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they transferred to another school.
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