Graduation and Retention Rates: Find Out if Anyone Sticks Around
At CUNY Bernard M Baruch College, 1,430 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
Below You'll Find:
What Retention and Graduation Rates Mean to You
Retention Rates can be used to estimate if you'll stay at CUNY Bernard M Baruch College 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 CUNY Bernard M Baruch College's Retention Rates Like?
With 91.0% of students staying on for a second year, CUNY Bernard M Baruch College 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.
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College Graduation Rates for Full-Time Students
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at CUNY Bernard M Baruch College.
Out of the 3,419 degree seeking undergraduates new to CUNY Bernard M Baruch College in 2016, 1,468 (about 43%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of CUNY Bernard M Baruch College 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 CUNY Bernard M Baruch College 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 41.8% and the overall rate of 69.9% rank CUNY Bernard M Baruch College among the best in the country.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend CUNY Bernard M Baruch College we would have expected an overall graduation rate of 68.7%. This is on par with the actual rate at which the college graduates students and suggests that CUNY Bernard M Baruch College is performing on average when the previous academic achievement of students is factored in.
Mixed Reasons for First-Time/Full-Time Students Not Graduating
30.1% of students at CUNY Bernard M Baruch College failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time.
- How many people drop out of college?