If Graduating is Important to You, You May Want to Take a Peek at This
Find out how many of EU's 408 students stuck around until graduation.
Below You'll Find:
How are EU'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 Eastern University's on-time graduation rate. This could save you money in the long run!
How Many Freshman Return to EU for Their Sophomore Year?
With 74.0% of students making it past their freshman year, Eastern University has freshman retention rates similar to 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.
Eastern University 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 EU.
Out of the 593 degree seeking undergraduates new to Eastern University in 2016, 374 (about 63%) are considered first-time/full-time .
If you are not a "First-Time/Full-Time Undergraduate Degree Seeker" then you will want to ask Eastern University about graduation rates for other more appropriate groups of students.
Eastern University performs above average at graduating its first-time/full-time students on all fronts, posting an on-time (two or four years depending on the degree) and overall graduation rate of 52.2% and 62.7% respectively.
Based on the caliber of first-time/full-time students that attend Eastern University we would expect an overall graduation rate of 48.9%. However, students are graduating at a rate that is 13.9% higher. Therefore, Eastern University is among the highest performing schools nationwide in graduating students when their anticipated academic achievement is factored in.
The Majority of First-Time/Full-Time Non-Grads at This School Dropped Out.
37.3% of students at Eastern 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?