How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Clarke University, 146 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Clarke University'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 Clarke's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are Clarke University's Retention Rates Like?
With 76.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Clarke 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.
Graduation Rates at Clarke
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Clarke.
Out of the 228 degree seeking undergraduates new to Clarke University in 2016, 180 (about 79%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Clarke University about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Clarke 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 47.9% and 56.8% respectively.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Clarke University we would expect an overall graduation rate of 48.2%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 8.7% higher. That means Clarke University 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.
43.2% of students at Clarke University failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
- How many people drop out of college?