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Student Diversity, Retention, and Graduation Rates

Student Body Diversity Rates1

The following numbers represent the percentages among full-time students who were enrolled as of Fall 2017:

Table 1: Student Body Diversity by Gender

Student Category Percentage

Female

58.4%

Male

41.6%

 

Table 2: Student Body Diversity by major racial or ethnic group

Student Category Percentage

American Indian or Alaska Native

0.2%

Asian

0.7%

Black or African American

6.0%

Hispanic/Latino

1.8%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

0.1%

Nonresident alien

5.8%

White

80.7%

Two or more races

2.6%

Race and ethnicity unknown

2.2%

 

The following numbers represent the percentages among full-time undergraduate students who were enrolled as of Fall 2016.

Table 3: Student Body Diversity by Federal Pell Grant Recipients

Student Category Percentage

Pell Grant Recipients

35%

Retention Rates2

The percentage of certificate or degree-seeking, first-time, undergraduate students who began their studies in the fall of 2016 and returned in the fall of 2017 was 74.4%. 

Completion and Graduation Rates3

The following numbers represent the percentages of certificate or degree-seeking, first-time, full-time undergraduate students who began studies in the fall of 2011 and earned bachelor’s degrees in six years or less:

Table 1: Graduation Rates by Cohort & Gender

Student Category Percentage

All undergraduate students

49%

Female

54%

Male

42%

 

Table 2: Graduation Rates by grant and federal loan status

Student Category Percentage

Recipients of federal Pell Grants

36%

Recipients of subsidized Stafford loan who did not receive a Pell Grant

50%

Students who did not receive either a Pell Grant or Direct Subsidized Stafford loan

62%

 

Table 3: Graduation Rates by major racial or ethnic group

Student Category Percentage

American Indian or Alaska Native

50%

Asian

50%

Black or African American

29%

Hispanic/Latino

41%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

0%

Nonresident alien

40%

White

52%

Two or more races

38%

Race and ethnicity unknown

35%

 

1Source: 20 U.S.C. § 1092(a)(1)(Q).

2Source: 34 C.F.R. § 668.41(d)(3).

3Source: 34 C.F.R. § 668.41(a)‐(d), 668.45, 668.8(b)(1)(ii).

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