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UNC Retention & Graduation Data

  • UNC fall-to-fall retention of new full-time undergraduates Fall 2013-Fall 2017
    Fall to Fall Retention New First Time Transfer
    Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017
    All Students % 68% 72% 71% 71% 72% 74% 78% 81% 80% 80%
    Total 1,965 1,921 2,022 2,143 2,132 629 666 621 649 621
    Pell Status
    Pell % 67% 64% 66% 67% 67% 70% 75% 75% 80% 82%
    Total 730 695 712 745 729 243 263 255 259 238
    Not Pell % 71% 76% 73% 74% 75% 77% 80% 84% 80% 79%
    Total 1,235 1,226 1,310 1,398 1,403 386 403 366 390 383
    First Generation Status
    First Generation % 65% 65% 66% 67% 67% 72% 74% 79% 78% 77%
    Total 740 694 769 917 906 223 241 224 337 284
    Not First Generation % 73% 76% 74% 75% 76% 78% 82% 84% 82% 82%
    Total 1,225 1,227 1,253 1,226 1,226 406 425 397 312 337
    URM Status
    URM   % 66% 65% 66% 68% 66% 74% 78% 89% 80% 82%
    Total 605 630 690 677 756 97 85 92 189 166
    Not URM % 71% 75% 73% 73% 75% 75% 78% 80% 80% 79%
    Total 1,360 1,291 1,332 1,466 1,376 532 581 529 460 455
  • Colorado four-year public institutions fall-to-fall retention
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    Fall 2004 to Fall 2005

    Fall 2005 to Fall 2006

    Fall 2006 to Fall 2007

    Fall 2007 to Fall 2008

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Adams State University

    400

    222

    55.5%

    487

    266

    54.6%

    386

    219

    56.7%

    425

    222

    52.2%

    Colorado Mesa University

    743

    610

    82.1%

    825

    688

    83.4%

    760

    610

    80.3%

    773

    646

    83.6%

    Colorado Mountain College

    Colorado School of Mines

    4,046

    3,369

    83.3%

    3,859

    3,182

    82.5%

    4,026

    3,293

    81.8%

    4,352

    3,563

    81.9%

    Colorado State University

    750

    444

    59.2%

    669

    410

    61.3%

    640

    403

    63.0%

    608

    399

    65.6%

    CSU - Pueblo

    961

    557

    58.0%

    891

    498

    55.9%

    844

    473

    56.0%

    863

    503

    58.3%

    Fort Lewis College

    782

    440

    56.3%

    1,166

    587

    50.3%

    720

    436

    60.6%

    700

    426

    60.9%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,969

    1,182

    60.0%

    1,929

    1,150

    59.6%

    1,712

    1,162

    67.9%

    1,914

    1,276

    66.7%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,128

    4,223

    82.4%

    5,015

    4,227

    84.3%

    5,612

    4,669

    83.2%

    5,548

    4,653

    83.9%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    933

    624

    66.9%

    998

    645

    64.6%

    971

    671

    69.1%

    990

    707

    71.4%

    University of Colorado Denver

    686

    488

    71.1%

    741

    527

    71.1%

    883

    637

    72.1%

    1,012

    717

    70.8%

    UNC

    2,406

    1,698

    70.6%

    2,463

    1,676

    68.0%

    2,482

    1,644

    66.2%

    2,200

    1,550

    70.5%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    482

    279

    57.9%

    477

    291

    61.0%

    512

    303

    59.2%

    488

    299

    61.3%

                             
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    Fall 2008 to Fall 2009

    Fall 2009 to Fall 2010

    Fall 2010 to Fall 2011

    Fall 2011 to Fall 2012

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Adams State University

    402

    227

    56.5%

    428

    258

    60.3%

    477

    255

    53.5%

    492

    284

    57.7%

    Colorado Mesa University

    845

    752

    89.0%

    963

    631

    65.5%

    1,108

    713

    64.4%

    1,287

    819

    63.6%

    Colorado Mountain College

    Colorado School of Mines

    4,386

    3,633

    82.8%

    879

    768

    87.4%

    874

    783

    89.6%

    879

    783

    89.1%

    Colorado State University

    1,007

    661

    65.6%

    4,274

    3,552

    83.1%

    4,326

    3,609

    83.4%

    4,357

    3,662

    84.0%

    CSU - Pueblo

    787

    474

    60.2%

    1,016

    646

    63.6%

    979

    642

    65.6%

    1,025

    594

    58.0%

    Fort Lewis College

    729

    461

    63.2%

    769

    477

    62.0%

    829

    541

    65.3%

    771

    467

    60.6%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,920

    1,287

    67.0%

    1,960

    1,306

    66.6%

    1,878

    1,231

    65.5%

    1,725

    1,129

    65.4%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,823

    4,818

    82.7%

    5,530

    4,682

    84.7%

    5,144

    4,308

    83.7%

    5,653

    4,697

    83.1%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    1,128

    759

    67.3%

    1,074

    731

    68.1%

    1,124

    796

    70.8%

    1,287

    859

    66.7%

    University of Colorado Denver

    1,038

    722

    69.6%

    1,039

    761

    73.2%

    1,023

    781

    76.3%

    854

    609

    71.3%

    UNC

    2,069

    1,416

    68.4%

    2,273

    1,572

    69.2%

    2,223

    1,554

    69.9%

    2,267

    1,508

    66.5%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    546

    297

    54.4%

    499

    295

    59.1%

    479

    300

    62.6%

    432

    272

    63.0%

                             
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    Fall 2012 to Fall 2013

    Fall 2013 to Fall 2014

    Fall 2014 to Fall 2015

    Fall 2015 to Fall 2016

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Adams State University

    431

    237

    55.0%

    424

    251

    59.2%

    370

    212

    57.3%

    365

    219

    60.0%

    Colorado Mesa University

    1,215

    788

    64.9%

    1,125

    738

    65.6%

    1,061

    747

    70.4%

    1,197

    877

    73.3%

    Colorado Mountain College

    46

    29

    63.0%

    35

    18

    51.4%

    Colorado School of Mines

    949

    872

    91.9%

    954

    894

    93.7%

    998

    939

    94.1%

    1,003

    925

    92.2%

    Colorado State University

    4,405

    3,760

    85.4%

    4,325

    3,653

    84.5%

    4,253

    3,615

    85.0%

    4,622

    3,917

    84.7%

    CSU - Pueblo

    867

    543

    62.6%

    764

    483

    63.2%

    877

    564

    64.3%

    765

    506

    66.1%

    Fort Lewis College

    842

    531

    63.1%

    862

    520

    60.3%

    771

    483

    62.6%

    810

    528

    65.2%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,617

    1,038

    64.2%

    1,696

    1,059

    62.4%

    1,639

    1,145

    69.9%

    1,579

    1,021

    64.7%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,437

    4,583

    84.3%

    5,790

    4,851

    83.8%

    5,814

    4,970

    85.5%

    6,184

    5,309

    85.9%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    1,350

    956

    70.8%

    1,497

    1,003

    67.0%

    1,641

    1,109

    67.6%

    1,575

    1,084

    68.8%

    University of Colorado Denver

    961

    723

    75.2%

    1,081

    775

    71.7%

    1,244

    846

    68.0%

    1,278

    909

    71.1%

    UNC

    2,189

    1,450

    66.2%

    1,965

    1,366

    69.5%

    1,921

    1,374

    71.5%

    2,022

    1,429

    70.7%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    451

    299

    66.3%

    465

    324

    69.7%

    447

    309

    69.1%

    464

    318

    68.5%

                             
     

    From Official CDHE Reports

    *UNOFFICIAL - INTERNAL*

               

    Fall 2016 to Fall 2017

    Fall 2017 to Fall 2018

               

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

    Cohort

    Retained

    Rate

               

    Adams State University

    357

    216

    60.5%

               

    Colorado Mesa University

    1,200

    873

    72.8%

               

    Colorado Mountain College

    35

    15

    42.9%

               

    Colorado School of Mines

    974

    904

    92.8%

               

    Colorado State University

    4,851

    3,967

    81.8%

               

    CSU - Pueblo

    816

    514

    63.0%

               

    Fort Lewis College

    767

    448

    58.4%

               

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,877

    1,191

    63.5%

               

    University of Colorado Boulder

    6,372

    5,516

    86.6%

               

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    1,958

    1,292

    66.0%

               

    University of Colorado Denver

    1,368

    915

    66.9%

               

    UNC

    2,143

    1,526

    71.2%

    2,132

    1,537

    72.1%

               

    Western State Colorado Univ

    464

    297

    64.0%

               
     

    From Official CDHE Repts

    *UNOFFICIAL - INTERNAL*

               
  • UNC 4-year graduation rate for new full-time undergraduates Fall 2013-Fall 2017
    4 Year Grad Rate New First Time Transfer
    Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014
    All Students % 29% 28% 28% 31% 33% 54% 60% 59% 62% 63%
      Total 2,221 2,264 2,188 1,965 1,921 747 741 693 628 666
    Pell Status
    Pell % 26% 23% 22% 24% 23% 52% 58% 55% 56% 58%
    Total 763 801 786 730 695 295 291 314 242 263
    Non Pell % 31% 31% 32% 35% 38% 56% 61% 63% 65% 66%
    Total 1,458 1,463 1,402 1,235 1,226 452 450 379 386 403
    First Generation Status
    First Generation % 25% 21% 24% 26% 23% 49% 59% 56% 58% 64%
    Total 852 870 874 740 694 299 266 258 222 241
    Not First Generation % 32% 30% 31% 34% 38% 58% 62% 61% 64% 62%
    Total 1,369 1,394 1,314 1,225 1,227 448 475 435 406 425
    URM Status
    URM   % 22% 22% 25% 25% 23% 48% 50% 53% 57% 61%
    Total 561 608 602 606 631 116 113 104 97 87
    Not URM % 32% 30% 29% 33% 37% 56% 62% 61% 63% 63%
    Total 1,660 1,656 1,586 1,359 1,290 631 628 589 531 579
  • UNC 6-year graduation rate for new full-time undergraduates Fal 2013 - Fall 2017

    6 Year Grad Rate New First Time Transfer
    Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012
    All Students % 46% 48% 48% 48% 47% 66% 63% 62% 64% 65%
    Total 2,071 2,275 2,221 2,264 2,188 560 642 747 741 693
    Pell Status
    Pell % 42% 43% 44% 42% 39% 65% 64% 58% 62% 61%
    Total 384 623 763 801 786 137 216 295 291 314
    Non Pell % 47% 49% 51% 51% 52% 66% 62% 65% 65% 68%
    Total 1,687 1,652 1,458 1,463 1,402 423 426 452 450 379
    First Generation Status
    First Generation % 41% 42% 44% 37% 41% 63% 60% 57% 63% 60%
    Total 640 818 852 870 874 217 225 299 266 258
    Not First Generation % 49% 51% 51% 51% 51% 68% 65% 66% 66% 67%
    Total 1,431 1,457 1,369 1,394 1,314 343 417 448 475 435
    URM Status
    URM   % 41% 42% 41% 41% 42% 67% 61% 58% 58% 62%
    Total 357 483 561 608 602 96 83 116 113 104
    Not URM % 47% 49% 51% 50% 49% 66% 64% 63% 65% 65%
    Total 1,714 1,792 1,660 1,656 1,586 464 559 631 628 589

  • Colorado public institutions 4- and 6-year graduation rates 
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 1999 Cohort

    Fall 2000 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    415

    59

    14.2%

    141

    34.0%

    364

    51

    14.0%

    106

    29.1%

    Colorado Mesa University

    560

    215

    38.4%

    377

    67.3%

    620

    250

    40.3%

    427

    68.9%

    Colorado School of Mines

    3,119

    1,069

    34.3%

    1,942

    62.3%

    3,243

    1,111

    34.3%

    2,053

    63.3%

    Colorado State University

    611

    79

    12.9%

    211

    34.5%

    765

    103

    13.5%

    216

    28.2%

    CSU - Pueblo

    998

    98

    9.8%

    277

    27.8%

    987

    123

    12.5%

    309

    31.3%

    Fort Lewis College

    626

    55

    8.8%

    174

    27.8%

    680

    78

    11.5%

    228

    33.5%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,440

    83

    5.8%

    285

    19.8%

    1,582

    70

    4.4%

    327

    20.7%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    4,547

    1,722

    37.9%

    2,994

    65.8%

    5,033

    1,921

    38.2%

    3,280

    65.2%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    684

    108

    15.8%

    267

    39.0%

    748

    163

    21.8%

    304

    40.6%

    University of Colorado Denver

    478

    75

    15.7%

    200

    41.8%

    504

    68

    13.5%

    180

    35.7%

    UNC

    2,293

    589

    25.7%

    1,050

    45.8%

    2,107

    600

    28.5%

    1,028

    48.8%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    557

    81

    14.5%

    202

    36.3%

    499

    62

    12.4%

    157

    31.5%

                         
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 2001 Cohort

    Fall 2002 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    445

    67

    15.1%

    139

    31.2%

    412

    66

    16.0%

    120

    29.1%

    Colorado Mesa University

    595

    242

    40.7%

    402

    67.6%

    562

    239

    42.5%

    403

    71.7%

    Colorado School of Mines

    3,685

    1,285

    34.9%

    2,360

    64.0%

    3,791

    1,329

    35.1%

    2,348

    61.9%

    Colorado State University

    634

    115

    18.1%

    230

    36.3%

    642

    105

    16.4%

    213

    33.2%

    CSU - Pueblo

    1,049

    140

    13.3%

    312

    29.7%

    1,022

    142

    13.9%

    336

    32.9%

    Fort Lewis College

    595

    86

    14.5%

    192

    32.3%

    704

    105

    14.9%

    232

    33.0%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,596

    97

    6.1%

    367

    23.0%

    1,655

    73

    4.4%

    355

    21.5%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    4,961

    2,011

    40.5%

    3,343

    67.4%

    5,377

    2,217

    41.2%

    3,575

    66.5%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    785

    171

    21.8%

    323

    41.1%

    893

    213

    23.9%

    389

    43.6%

    University of Colorado Denver

    492

    63

    12.8%

    191

    38.8%

    580

    85

    14.7%

    212

    36.6%

    UNC

    2,114

    623

    29.5%

    1,053

    49.8%

    1,940

    548

    28.2%

    968

    49.9%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    583

    117

    20.1%

    216

    37.0%

    608

    116

    19.1%

    224

    36.8%

                         
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 2003 Cohort

    Fall 2004 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    351

    49

    14.0%

    110

    31.3%

    307

    34

    11.1%

    76

    24.8%

    Colorado Mesa University

    688

    276

    40.1%

    462

    67.2%

    782

    76

    9.7%

    206

    26.3%

    Colorado School of Mines

    3,736

    1,319

    35.3%

    2,369

    63.4%

    746

    284

    38.1%

    478

    64.1%

    Colorado State University

    686

    93

    13.6%

    188

    27.4%

    4,047

    1,484

    36.7%

    2,565

    63.4%

    CSU - Pueblo

    881

    131

    14.9%

    299

    33.9%

    753

    116

    15.4%

    229

    30.4%

    Fort Lewis College

    699

    71

    10.2%

    181

    25.9%

    930

    182

    19.6%

    352

    37.8%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,809

    82

    4.5%

    372

    20.6%

    1,815

    86

    4.7%

    372

    20.5%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,551

    2,256

    40.6%

    3,683

    66.3%

    5,130

    2,079

    40.5%

    3,454

    67.3%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    910

    193

    21.2%

    383

    42.1%

    939

    198

    21.1%

    422

    44.9%

    University of Colorado Denver

    624

    104

    16.7%

    270

    43.3%

    686

    101

    14.7%

    289

    42.1%

    UNC

    2,119

    598

    28.2%

    1,045

    49.3%

    2,412

    648

    26.9%

    1,119

    46.4%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    621

    127

    20.5%

    242

    39.0%

    483

    84

    17.4%

    166

    34.4%

                         
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 2005 Cohort

    Fall 2006 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    371

    28

    7.5%

    89

    24.0%

    382

    31

    8.1%

    92

    24.1%

    Colorado Mesa University

    826

    78

    9.4%

    206

    24.9%

    719

    94

    13.1%

    206

    28.7%

    Colorado School of Mines

    824

    326

    39.6%

    572

    69.4%

    762

    307

    40.3%

    507

    66.5%

    Colorado State University

    3,622

    1,278

    35.3%

    2,308

    63.7%

    3,825

    1,448

    37.9%

    2,403

    62.8%

    CSU - Pueblo

    665

    125

    18.8%

    216

    32.5%

    631

    114

    18.1%

    205

    32.5%

    Fort Lewis College

    842

    157

    18.6%

    311

    36.9%

    842

    159

    18.9%

    315

    37.4%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,840

    79

    4.3%

    393

    21.4%

    1,711

    102

    6.0%

    421

    24.6%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,015

    1,997

    39.8%

    3,403

    67.9%

    5,606

    2,327

    41.5%

    3,809

    67.9%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    1,000

    218

    21.8%

    405

    40.5%

    974

    227

    23.3%

    450

    46.2%

    University of Colorado Denver

    744

    108

    14.5%

    303

    40.7%

    885

    155

    17.5%

    411

    46.4%

    UNC

    2,483

    620

    25.0%

    1,132

    45.6%

    2,491

    659

    26.5%

    1,115

    44.8%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    475

    88

    18.5%

    184

    38.7%

    510

    93

    18.2%

    191

    37.5%

                         
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 2007 Cohort

    Fall 2008 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    426

    49

    11.5%

    108

    25.4%

    393

    36

    9.2%

    91

    23.2%

    Colorado Mesa University

    689

    91

    13.2%

    223

    32.4%

    731

    116

    15.9%

    232

    31.7%

    Colorado School of Mines

    772

    318

    41.2%

    538

    69.7%

    842

    390

    46.3%

    641

    76.1%

    Colorado State University

    4,352

    1,609

    37.0%

    2,778

    63.8%

    4,386

    1,693

    38.6%

    2,862

    65.3%

    CSU - Pueblo

    602

    109

    18.1%

    199

    33.1%

    1,002

    160

    16.0%

    319

    31.8%

    Fort Lewis College

    863

    149

    17.3%

    316

    36.6%

    787

    137

    17.4%

    296

    37.6%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,910

    108

    5.7%

    496

    26.0%

    1,918

    88

    4.6%

    461

    24.0%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,548

    2,445

    44.1%

    3,842

    69.3%

    5,815

    2,672

    46.0%

    4,048

    69.6%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    990

    257

    26.0%

    449

    45.4%

    1,128

    290

    25.7%

    515

    45.7%

    University of Colorado Denver

    1,010

    163

    16.1%

    417

    41.3%

    1,038

    156

    15.0%

    424

    40.8%

    UNC

    2,199

    583

    26.5%

    1,020

    46.4%

    2,071

    558

    26.9%

    960

    46.4%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    488

    110

    22.5%

    207

    42.4%

    545

    104

    19.1%

    194

    35.6%

                         
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 2009 Cohort

    Fall 2010 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    428

    46

    10.7%

    123

    28.7%

    477

    68

    14.3%

    135

    28.3%

    Colorado Mesa University

    962

    148

    15.4%

    359

    37.3%

    1,103

    154

    14.0%

    394

    35.7%

    Colorado School of Mines

    878

    430

    49.0%

    672

    76.5%

    874

    454

    51.9%

    672

    76.9%

    Colorado State University

    4,274

    1,732

    40.5%

    2,846

    66.6%

    4,326

    1,820

    42.1%

    2,884

    66.7%

    CSU - Pueblo

    1,013

    178

    17.6%

    338

    33.4%

    977

    182

    18.6%

    317

    32.4%

    Fort Lewis College

    767

    134

    17.5%

    300

    39.1%

    830

    205

    24.7%

    375

    45.2%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,959

    115

    5.9%

    490

    25.0%

    1,876

    112

    6.0%

    504

    26.9%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,530

    2,585

    46.7%

    3,927

    71.0%

    5,139

    2,428

    47.2%

    3,578

    69.6%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    1,074

    245

    22.8%

    456

    42.5%

    1,124

    281

    25.0%

    517

    46.0%

    University of Colorado Denver

    1,037

    171

    16.5%

    472

    45.5%

    1,020

    210

    20.6%

    492

    48.2%

    UNC

    2,275

    605

    26.6%

    1,083

    47.6%

    2,221

    653

    29.4%

    1,074

    48.4%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    498

    93

    18.7%

    214

    43.0%

    478

    107

    22.4%

    215

    45.0%

             
     

    Rates from Official CDHE Reports

    ***Unofficial Internal***

    4-yr and 6-yr Grad. Rates of NFT, Fulltime UG

    Fall 2011 Cohort

    Fall 2012 Cohort

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    Entering Cohort

    Grad. within 4-yrs

    Grad. within 6-yrs

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    #

    Rate

    Adams State University

    492

    77

    15.7%

    158

    32.1%

    Colorado Mesa University

    1,286

    199

    15.5%

    425

    33.0%

    Colorado School of Mines

    879

    483

    54.9%

    686

    78.0%

    Colorado State University

    4,357

    1,944

    44.6%

    2,989

    68.6%

    CSU - Pueblo

    1,020

    191

    18.7%

    357

    35.0%

    Fort Lewis College

    769

    162

    21.1%

    309

    40.2%

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    1,725

    139

    8.1%

    488

    28.3%

    University of Colorado Boulder

    5,653

    2,518

    44.5%

    3,833

    67.8%

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    1,284

    292

    22.7%

    553

    43.1%

    University of Colorado Denver

    854

    197

    23.1%

    382

    44.7%

    UNC

    2,264

    639

    28.2%

    1,081

    47.7%

    2,189

    613

    28.0%

    1,035

    47.3%

    Western State Colorado Univ

    432

    91

    21.1%

    177

    41.0%

  • Colorado 4-year public institutions 2017-18 undergraduate degree completers with debt and average debt load
     

     

    NFT FT Retention: Fall '16 to Fall 17

    NFT FT Graduation Rates (Fall 2011 Cohort)

    UG Completers with Debt (2017-2018)

    INSTITUTION NAME

    Retention Rate

    Rank

    4-yr. Grad. Rate

    Rank

    6-yr. Grad. Rate

    Rank

    % with Loans

    Rank

    Avg. Loan Debt

    Rank

    Adams State University

    61%

    11

    15.7%

    10

    32.1%

    11

    79.7%

    13

    $23,676

    3

    Colorado Mesa University

    73%

    4

    15.5%

    11

    33.0%

    10

    70.1%

    9

    $25,564

    6

    Colorado Mountain College

    43%

    13

    --

    --

    --

    --

    54.8%

    2

    $17,405

    1

    Colorado School of Mines

    93%

    1

    54.9%

    1

    78.0%

    1

    60.1%

    3

    $33,747

    13

    Colorado State University

    82%

    3

    44.6%

    2

    68.6%

    2

    62.0%

    4

    $26,807

    10

    CSU - Pueblo

    63%

    10

    18.7%

    9

    35.0%

    9

    79.5%

    12

    $24,632

    5

    Fort Lewis College

    58%

    12

    21.1%

    7

    40.2%

    8

    63.0%

    5

    $21,340

    2

    Metro State Univ of Denver

    63%

    9

    8.1%

    12

    28.3%

    12

    74.1%

    11

    $25,608

    7

    University of Colorado Boulder

    87%

    2

    44.5%

    3

    67.8%

    3

    52.6%

    1

    $27,396

    11

    University of Colorado Co Spgs

    66%

    7

    22.7%

    6

    43.1%

    6

    67.5%

    7

    $26,082

    8

    University of Colorado Denver

    67%

    6

    23.1%

    5

    44.7%

    5

    66.7%

    6

    $28,257

    12

    UNC

    71%

    5

    28.2%

    4

    47.7%

    4

    70.0%

    8

    $24,595

    4

    Western State Colorado Univ

    64%

    8

    21.1%

    8

    41.0%

    7

    70.2%

    10

    $26,337

    9

    Colorado (Public 4-year Instns)

    76%

     

    33.0%

     

    54.4%

     

    66.9%*

     

    $23,425*

     

    National (Public 4-year Instns)

    81%

     

    36.9%

     

    59.7%

     

    66.4%**

     

    $28,040***

     

    Figures for Colorado institutions (and Colorado totals) were sourced from CDHE reports (Fiscal Year 2017-18 Financial Aid Report, 2016-2017 Retention Rate Report, and 2017 Graduation Rate Report)

    National figures were sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics

    * From CDHE report; represent values for all bachelor's degree recipients; CDHE noted that figures are likely skewed down by students who received bachelor's degrees at community colleges

    ** From 2015-2016 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS); average loan amount was converted to 2017/2018 dollars by NCES