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Accreditation/Enrollment/Graduation Data

Progress-to-Degree Indicators 1

Enrollments, Fall 2007 to Fall 2012
  Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012
Mass Communications (UG) 202 248 258 281 254 263
Public Relations (GR) 34 38 52 50 54 43

One-Year Retention Rates, Fall 2007 to Fall 2011
Mass Communications Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011
  n % n % n % n % n %
Not Retained Next Fall 7 3.5 20 8.1 20 7.8 35 12.5 17 6.7
Retained Next Fall 103 51.0 125 50.4 139 53.9 145 51.6 146 57.5
Graduated before Next Fall 92 45.5 103 41.5 99 38.4 101 35.9 91 35.8
Total Retained / Graduated 195 96.5 228 91.9 238 92.3 246 87.5 237 93.3
Public Relations Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011
  n % n % n % n % n %
Not Retained Next Fall 10 29.4 6 15.8 9 17.3 8 16.0 10 18.5
Retained Next Fall 19 55.9 20 52.6 29 55.8 30 60.0 24 44.4
Graduated before Next Fall 5 14.7 12 31.6 14 26.9 12 24.0 20 37.0
Total Retained / Graduated 24 70.6 32 83.2 43 82.7 41 84.0 44 81.5

Three- and Five-Year Graduation Rates, Fall 2007 to Fall 2009
Mass Communications Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009
Graduated in 3 Years 94.6% 88.7% 87.2%
Graduated in 5 Years 96.0% 89.5% 88.0%
Public Relations Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009
Graduated in 3 Years 67.6% 76.3% 80.8%
Graduated in 4 Years 76.5% 81.6% 82.7%


1 Includes students declared in the Mass Communications or Public Relations programs on the fall census reporting date. Note that undergraduates do not declare programs until their sophomore years or later; so three- and five- year graduation rates are reported as approximations of institutional 4-year and 6-year graduation rates.