If Graduating is Important to You, You May Want to Take a Peek at This
Find out how many of CUNY Brooklyn College's 952 students stuck around until graduation.
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How are CUNY Brooklyn 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 CUNY Brooklyn College's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
What are CUNY Brooklyn College's Retention Rates Like?
With 82.0% of students making it past their freshman year, CUNY Brooklyn 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.
CUNY Brooklyn 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 Brooklyn College.
Out of the 3,559 degree seeking undergraduates new to CUNY Brooklyn College in 2016, 1,327 (about 37%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of CUNY Brooklyn 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 Brooklyn College about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
CUNY Brooklyn College performs on average when it comes to the 23.4% of first-time/full-time students they graduate on time (two or four years depending on the degree) and performs at a similarly average rate when it comes to their overall graduation rate of 54.1%.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend CUNY Brooklyn College we would have expected an overall graduation rate of 57.8%. This is on par with the actual rate at which the college graduates students and suggests that CUNY Brooklyn College is performing on average when the previous academic achievement of students is factored in.
Most of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads End Up Transferring
45.9% of students at CUNY Brooklyn College failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time. The majority did so because they transferred to another school.
- How many people drop out of college?