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Office of Institutional Effectiveness Retention and Graduation Rates

Retention and Graduation Rates

Emporia State University's Retention and Graduation Rates


Comprehensive Outcomes Data

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME FRESHMAN STUDENT RETENTION RATES

COHORT 1st Term 1st Year 3rd Term 2nd Year 3rd Year
2015 89.2% 71.4% 67.3% 61.7% 53.8%
2016 90.6% 73.2% 68.6% 60.5% 51.1%
2017 88.9% 74.8% 69.7% 63.2% 52.6%
2018 89.9% 76.7% 72.0% 66.2%
2019 91.0% 77.6% 73.2%
2020 87.5%
5-Year Average 89.6% 74.7% 70.2% 61.9% 52.5%

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT COHORTS - Graduation Rates

Cohort Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year 7-Year
2012 26% 41% 45% 47%
2013 29% 46% 50% 50%
2014 27% 43% 46%
2015 32% 46%
2016 35%

1. Cohorts defined as reported to IPEDS and include all First-Time Full-Time Undergraduate Students.

2. Graduate Student cohorts include all New students entering for the first time during the academic year.

3. Completion Rates calculated for Graduate students are determined by counting terms accumulated from first term of entry (1-year = summer+fall+spring terms).

GRADUATE STUDENT COHORTS - Graduation Rates

Cohort Year 3-Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year 7-Year
2014 53% 68% 73% 74% 76%
2015 55% 69% 73% 76%
2016 60% 72% 78%
2017 63% 70%
2018 61%