Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At Centre College, 332 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. 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 Centre College of Kentucky 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.
What are Centre College's Retention Rates Like?
With 89.0% of students staying on for a second year, Centre 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.
Centre College of Kentucky 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 Centre College of Kentucky.
Out of the 378 degree seeking undergraduates new to Centre College in 2016, 374 (about 99%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Centre College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Both the on-time (two or four years depending on the degree) graduation rate of 82.8% and the overall rate of 86.4% rank Centre College among the best in the country.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Centre College we would expect an overall graduation rate of 80.4%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 6.0% higher. That means Centre College is performing above average at 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.
13.5% of students at Centre 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?