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Retention and Graduation Rates Disclosure

First-Time Full-time Freshman Fall Cohorts
2017-18

Retention Rates Disclosure

Fall-to-Fall Retention Rates
Start Term Cohort Count Retained One Year Retention Rate
Fall 2016 935 704 75.3%
Fall 2015 838 648 77.3%
Fall 2014 800 615 76.9%

Note: Retention rate measures the persistence of first-time college students from the first fall term into their second fall term at Iona College.

Graduation Rates Disclosure

Graduation Rates
Start Term Cohort Count 4-Year Rate 5-Year Rate 6-Year Rate
Fall 2011 811 59% 64% 65%
Fall 2010 871 60% 67% 68%
Fall 2009 792 57% 64% 66%

Note: Graduation rate measures the persistence of first-time college students to degree completion within four years, five years, and six years at Iona College. Four-year graduation rate is considered as degree completion “with 100% of normal time” for a baccalaureate degree. Six-year graduation rate is considered as degree completion “with 150% of normal time” for a baccalaureate degree. For instance, the fall 2010 cohort, the most recent, earned degrees within 150% of normal time by completing studies by August 31, 2016.

Six-Year Graduation Rates:

Gender

Six-Year Graduation Rates
Start Term Female Male
Fall 2009 68% 63%
Fall 2010 69% 67%
Fall 2011 65% 63%


Six-Year Graduation Rates:

Pell Grant and Stafford Loan Recipients

Six-Year Graduation Rates
Start Term Received Pell Received Subsidized Stafford Loan, No Pell Did Not Receive Subsidized Stafford Loan or Pell
Fall 2009 60% 69% 68%
Fall 2010 60% 71% 73%
Fall 2011 59% 68% 66%


Six-Year Graduation Rates:

Race and Ethnicity

Six-Year Graduation Rates
Race/Ethnicity Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011
American Indian 0% 50% 67%
Asian 93% 64% 57%
Black or African American 49% 51% 55%
Hispanic 64% 58% 56%
Pacific Islander 0% 50% 0%
White 69% 75% 70%
Two or More Races 100% 63% 63%
Non-Resident Alien 65% 50% 63%
Unknown 56% 58% 56%