Student Achievements

Incoming Class Size (Fall 2018)

Full-time, first-time students:  1,698

Full-time, transfer students:  769

Graduate students (full- and part-time):  647

Enrollment (Fall 2018)

University:  10,198

Undergraduate:  8,735

Graduate:  1,463

Honors (Fall 2018)

Students enrolled in the Honors College:  413

Programs offered by the Honors College:  10

Dean’s List (Fall 2018)

Students on the Dean’s List:  1,978

Percent of undergraduate students on the Dean’s List:  22.6 percent

Merit Scholarships (Fall 2018)

Trustee scholarships awarded to first-year students:  285

Presidential scholarships awarded to transfer students:  225

Honors scholarships awarded:  111

Other merit scholarships awarded:  65

Retention Rates

Full-Time, First-Time Students

Percent retained after one semester:  91.3 percent (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Percent retained after one year:  70.0 percent (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Full-Time, Transfer Students

Percent retained after one semester:  90.0 percent (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Percent retained after one year:  79.3 percent (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Master’s Degree-Seeking Students

Percent retained after one year:  74.3 percent* (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Percent retained after two years:  29.2 percent** (Fall 2016 Cohort)

* An additional 10.3 percent graduated within one year.

** An additional 58.4 percent graduated within two years.

Graduation Rates

Full-Time, First-Time Students

Percent graduating within 4 years:  36.8 percent (Fall 2014 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 6 years:  52.3 percent (Fall 2012 Cohort)

Full-Time, Transfer Students

Percent graduating within 2 years:  24.7 percent (Fall 2016 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 4 years:  64.2 percent (Fall 2014 Cohort)

Master’s Degree-Seeking Students

Percent graduating within 2 years:  58.4 percent (Fall 2016 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 4 years:  74.8 percent (Fall 2014 Cohort)

Degrees Awarded (Class of 2017-2018)

Bachelor’s degrees:  2,031

Master’s degrees:  406

Doctoral degrees:  8

Students Graduating with Latin Honors (Class of 2017-2018)

Total graduating with Latin Honors:  508

  • Summa Cum Laude:  71
  • Magna Cum Laude:  167
  • Cum Laude:  270

Pursuit of Graduate Study (Class of 2017)

Percent of graduates attending graduate school within one year of graduating:  25.9 percent

  • Percent attending full-time:  17.0 percent
  • Percent attending part-time: 8.9 percent

Employment Rates (Class of 2017)

Percent of graduates employed within one year of graduating:  86.7 percent

  • Percent employed full-time:  74.1 percent
  • Percent employed part-time: 25.9 percent