How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At California State University - San Bernardino, 1,968 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are California State University - San Bernardino'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 Cal State San Bernardino's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
How Many Freshman Return to California State University - San Bernardino for Their Sophomore Year?
With 87.0% of students staying on for a second year, California State University - San Bernardino is one of the best in the country when it comes to freshman retention rates.
- 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 Cal State San Bernardino
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Cal State San Bernardino.
Out of the 5,498 degree seeking undergraduates new to California State University - San Bernardino in 2016, 2,944 (about 54%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Cal State San Bernardino 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 State University - San Bernardino about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 13.5% of first-time/full-time students graduate from California State University - San Bernardino on time (two or four years depending on the degree), but 52.1% do eventually graduate. This ranks the school among the worst in the country at graduating first-time/full-time students on time, but on average when it comes to the overall graduation rate.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend California State University - San Bernardino we would expect an overall graduation rate of 32.4%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 19.7% higher. Therefore, California State University - San Bernardino is among the highest performing schools nationwide in graduating students when their anticipated academic achievement is factored in.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
47.9% of students at California State University - San Bernardino failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
- How many people drop out of college?