How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At Creighton University, 1,051 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are Creighton 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 Creighton's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are Creighton University's Retention Rates Like?
With 90.0% of students staying on for a second year, Creighton University 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 at Creighton
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Creighton.
Out of the 1,220 degree seeking undergraduates new to Creighton University in 2016, 1,065 (about 87%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Creighton University 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 67.5% and the overall rate of 78.7% rank Creighton University among the best in the country.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Creighton University we would expect an overall graduation rate of 72.5%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 6.2% higher. That means Creighton 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.
21.3% of students at Creighton 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?