How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Cogswell Polytechnical College, 21 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Cogswell Polytechnical 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 Cogswell's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
How Many Freshman Return to Cogswell Polytechnical College for Their Sophomore Year?
With 79.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Cogswell Polytechnical College has freshman retention rates above 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.
Will You Graduate From Cogswell On Time?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Cogswell.
Out of the 141 degree seeking undergraduates new to Cogswell Polytechnical College in 2016, 106 (about 75%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Cogswell Polytechnical College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
While Cogswell Polytechnical College performs on average when it comes to the 28.6% of first-time/full-time students they graduate on time (two or four years depending on the degree), their overall graduation rate of 33.3% is below the national average.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
66.7% of students at Cogswell Polytechnical College failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
The following table lists the reasons why students at Cogswell Polytechnical College did not graduate within three or six years depending on the degree type.
|Reason||% of Overall Class|
- How many people drop out of college?