Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At College America - Colorado Springs, 83 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 College America - Colorado Springs 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 College America - Colorado Springs' Retention Rates Like?
With 100.0% of students staying on for a second year, College America - Colorado Springs 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 College America - Colorado Springs: Do They Meet Your Standards?
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at College America - Colorado Springs.
Out of the 18 degree seeking undergraduates new to College America - Colorado Springs in 2016, 18 (about 100%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask College America - Colorado Springs about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 15.7% of first-time/full-time students graduate from College America - Colorado Springs on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and only 15.7% graduate at all, ranking this school among the worst in the country in both categories.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend College America - Colorado Springs we would expect an overall graduation rate of 47.9%. With an actual rate that is 32.2% lower than expected, College America - Colorado Springs 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.
84.3% of students at College America - Colorado Springs failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they dropped out.
- How many people drop out of college?