How Many Dunwoody College of Technology Students Graduate on Time or at All?
Find out how many of Dunwoody College of Technology's 4 students stuck around until graduation.
Below You'll Find:
Understanding Graduation and Retention Rates
Why is it important to know college retention rates and graduation rates? And how do Dunwoody College of Technology graduation and retention rates compare to the average school? Retention rates have to do with the number of students that return to Dunwoody College of Technology after their freshman year. There are two different types of graduation rates, on-time graduation rates and "overall" graduation rates.
While on-time graduation rates refer to the number of years it will optimally take to complete a degree (ie., four years for a bachelor's degree), "overall" graduation rates are on a scale of six years and are most frequently advertised by colleges and universities. If you're planning on graduating in four years, pay attention to Dunwoody College of Technology's on-time graduation rates. Graduation rates can also give a better understanding of how much you'll be paying for college in the long run.
Dunwoody College of Technology Retention Rates: Are They Too Low?
You have to make it past freshman year in order to graduate. With only 0.0% of students staying on to become sophomores, Dunwoody College of Technology has among the worst freshman retention rates in the country.
- 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 Dunwoody College of Technology
The following information is based upon data for students who were "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seekers" at Dunwoody College of Technology.
Out of the 444 degree seeking undergraduates new to Dunwoody College of Technology in 2016, 203 (about 46%) are considered first-time/full-time .
Given that the percentage of first-time full-time undergraduates is so low, the mission of Dunwoody College of Technology 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 Dunwoody College of Technology 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 75.0% and the overall rate of 100.0% rank Dunwoody College of Technology among the best in the country.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Dunwoody College of Technology we would expect an overall graduation rate of 29.7%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 70.3% higher. Therefore, Dunwoody College of Technology is among the highest performing schools nationwide in graduating students when their anticipated academic achievement is factored in.
All First-Time/Full-Time Students Who Were Expected To Graduate In 2016 Have Done So
This is the area we would normally report the primary reason students did not graduate but in this case 100% of the 4 undergraduates who were expected to complete their degree have done so.
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