If Graduating is Important to You, You May Want to Take a Peek at This
Find out how many of Capitol College's 66 students stuck around until graduation.
Below You'll Find:
How are Capitol 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 Capitol College's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are Capitol College's Retention Rates Like?
With 87.0% of students staying on for a second year, Capitol College 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 for Capitol 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 Capitol College.
Out of the 117 degree seeking undergraduates new to Capitol College in 2016, 82 (about 70%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Capitol College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 15.2% of first-time/full-time students graduate from Capitol College on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 34.8% graduate at all, ranking this school below average in both categories when compared nationally.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Capitol College we would expect an overall graduation rate of 48.4%. With an actual rate that is 13.6% lower than expected, Capitol College is among the worst performing schools nationally when it comes to graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
65.1% of students at Capitol College failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
- How many people drop out of college?