How Many Students Make it to Graduation Day?
At CUNY College of Staten Island, 664 undergraduates were scheduled to complete their degree in 2016. Did they? Let's find out...
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How are CUNY College of Staten Island'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 College of Staten Island's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
Retention Rates at CUNY College of Staten Island
With 80.0% of students making it past their freshman year, CUNY College of Staten Island 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.
Graduation Rates at CUNY College of Staten Island
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at CUNY College of Staten Island.
Out of the 3,270 degree seeking undergraduates new to CUNY College of Staten Island in 2016, 2,453 (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 CUNY College of Staten Island about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Only 19.1% of first-time/full-time students graduate from CUNY College of Staten Island on time (two or four years depending on the degree), but 44.3% do eventually graduate. This ranks the school among the worst in the country at graduating first-time/full-time students on time, but on average when it comes to the overall graduation rate.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend CUNY College of Staten Island we would have expected an overall graduation rate of 45.0%. This is on par with the actual rate at which the college graduates students and suggests that CUNY College of Staten Island is performing on average when the previous academic achievement of students is factored in.
Mixed Reasons for First-Time/Full-Time Students Not Graduating
55.7% of students at CUNY College of Staten Island failed to graduate within 150% of the expected time.
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