How Many City University of Seattle Students Graduate on Time or at All?
Find out how many of City University of Seattle's 15 students stuck around until graduation.
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Understanding Graduation and Retention Rates
Why is it important to know college retention rates and graduation rates? And how do City University of Seattle graduation and retention rates compare to the average school? Retention rates have to do with the number of students that return to City University of Seattle after their freshman year. There are two different types of graduation rates, on-time graduation rates and "overall" graduation rates.
While on-time graduation rates refer to the number of years it will optimally take to complete a degree (ie., four years for a bachelor's degree), "overall" graduation rates are on a scale of six years and are most frequently advertised by colleges and universities. If you're planning on graduating in four years, pay attention to City University of Seattle's on-time graduation rates. Graduation rates can also give a better understanding of how much you'll be paying for college in the long run.
Freshman Retention Rates At This School Unknown
We were not able to determine the freshman retention rate at City University of Seattle. The national average is 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.
Graduation Rates at City University of Seattle
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at City University of Seattle.
Out of the 491 degree seeking undergraduates new to City University of Seattle in 2016, 0 (about 0%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of City University of Seattle 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 City University of Seattle about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 13.3% of first-time/full-time students graduate from City University of Seattle on time (two or four years depending on the degree), but 46.7% 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 City University of Seattle we would expect an overall graduation rate of 55.9%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 9.3% lower than that. Therefore, City University of Seattle is performing below average at graduating students based upon those students' anticipated academic achievement in college.
Most of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads End Up Transferring
53.3% of students at City University of Seattle failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they transferred to another school.
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