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Total University, Retention Rates
First Time Graduate Student


state & self support



1st year retention rate
Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017
total 79.8% 80.6% 82.6% 83.9% 82.7% 85.6% 87.9% 87.7% 87.6% 87.2% 90.3%
female 80.4% 82.6% 82.8% 83.6% 83.2% 86.8% 88.1% 87.7% 86.5% 86.6% 91.0%
male 78.9% 77.4% 82.2% 84.4% 81.8% 83.7% 87.6% 87.7% 89.1% 88.0% 89.2%


3 year retention rate
Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015
total 70.5% 67.9% 74.6% 73.2% 72.2% 75.2% 79.6% 80.6% 80.1%
female 72.4% 68.8% 75.9% 75.1% 74.7% 78.3% 81.3% 82.1% 79.4%
male 67.6% 66.5% 72.7% 70.4% 68.3% 70.4% 77.2% 78.7% 81.2%