Public Accountability: Student statistics


*Numbers are provisional as of Sept. 3, 2013*

Undergraduate Students

               Retention After 1 Year

Cohort Enrollment 1 Year Later 
 2003  94  95.74%
 2004  59  91.53%
 2005  82  93.90%
 2006  83  96.39%
 2007  74  100%
 2008  69  92.75%
 2009  64  93.75%
 2010  92  97.83%
 2011  53  98.11%

                                                          Graduation Rates

 Cohort  4-Year Rate
for Any Major
 6-Year Rate
for Any Major
 4-Year Rate
for Journalism
 6-Year Rate
for Journalism
 2004  90.67%  92%  58.67%  58.67%
 2005  88.89%  94.44%  50%  53.33%
 2006  92.13%  94.38%  62.92%  62.92%
 2007  91.86%  NA  58.14%  NA
 2008  87.78%  NA  53.33%  NA

Graduate Students

              Annual Retention Rates

Cohort Enrollment 1 Year Later
 2003  45  80% 
 2004  46  93.48%
 2005  54  87.04%
 2006  54  92.59%
 2007  42  97.62%
 2008  61  93.44%
 2009  50  94%
 2010  44  95.45%
 2011  49  81.63%

                                 Graduation Rates

Cohort  2-Year Rate
(Any Major)
 
4-Year Rate
(Any Major)
 
4-Year Rate
(Journalism)
 
 2003  75.56% 80%  77.78% 
 2004  91.3% 93.48%  86.96% 
 2005  77.78% 87.04%  87.04% 
 2006  85.19% 90.74%  87.04% 
 2007  95.24% 95.24%  95.24% 
 2008  85.25% 90.16%  88.52% 
 2009  80% 86%  84% 
 2010  97.73%  NA 95.45%

Journalism Statistics

              Student Enrollment
         (Fall Semester Start Times)

 Fall Enrollment
 Year
B.A.  M.A. 
 2002  NA  44
 2003  NA  45
 2004  NA  46
 2005  359  54
 2006  343  48
 2007  347  45
 2008  339  72
 2009  353  50
 2010  350  47
 2011  352  50
 2012  312  35

    Departmental Scholarships

 Year B.A.  M.A. 
 2001  NA  $279,682
 2002  NA  $372,015
 2003  NA  $642,443
 2004  NA  $555,662
 2005  NA  $662,025
 2006  NA  $512,423
 2007  NA  $527,829
 2008  NA  $623,828
 2009  NA  $746,934
 2010  $60,384  $966,887
 2011  $169,500  $785,598
 2012  $305,629  $797,771
 2013  $333,660  $798,000

            Job Placement
(Percentage of graduating class
employed withhin 1 year of graduation)

 Year B.A.  M.A. 
 2012  97%  87%
 2011  93%  90%
 2010  91%  82%
 2009  90%  100%
 2008  94%  94%
 2007  87%  72%
 2006  98%  96%
 2005  94%  94%
 2004  91%  95%
 2003  94%  93%