Student Achievements

Incoming Class Size (Fall 2019)

Full-time, first-time students:  1,529

Full-time, transfer students:  680

Graduate students (full- and part-time):  645

Enrollment (Fall 2019)

University:  10,105

Undergraduate:  8,605

Graduate:  1,500

Honors (Fall 2019)

Students enrolled in the Honors College:  469

Programs offered by the Honors College:  11

Dean’s List (Fall 2019)

Students on the Dean’s List:  2,043

Percent of undergraduate students on the Dean’s List:  23.7 percent

Merit Scholarships (Fall 2019)

Trustee scholarships awarded to first-year students:  282

Presidential scholarships awarded to transfer students:  237

Honors scholarships awarded:  139

Other merit scholarships awarded:  71

Retention Rates

Full-Time, First-Time Students

Percent retained after one semester:  87.53 percent (Fall 2018 Cohort)

Percent retained after one year:  69.3 percent (Fall 2018 Cohort)

Full-Time, Transfer Students

Percent retained after one semester:  89.7 percent (Fall 2018 Cohort)

Percent retained after one year:  80.0 percent (Fall 2018 Cohort)

Master’s Degree-Seeking Students

Percent retained after one year:  76.8 percent* (Fall 2018 Cohort)

Percent retained after two years:  25.1 percent** (Fall 2017 Cohort)

* An additional 10.7 percent graduated within one year.

** An additional 55.0 percent graduated within two years.

Graduation Rates

Full-Time, First-Time Students

Percent graduating within 4 years:  48.9 percent (Fall 2015 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 6 years:  55.3 percent (Fall 2013 Cohort)

Full-Time, Transfer Students

Percent graduating within 2 years:  22.5 percent (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 4 years:  61.3 percent (Fall 2015 Cohort)

Master’s Degree-Seeking Students

Percent graduating within 2 years:  55.0 percent (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 4 years:  77.0 percent (Fall 2015 Cohort)

Degrees Awarded (Class of 2018-2019)

Bachelor’s degrees:  1,782

Master’s degrees:  394

Doctoral degrees:  4

Students Graduating with Latin Honors (Class of AY 2019)

Total graduating with Latin Honors:  515

  • Summa Cum Laude:  123
  • Magna Cum Laude:  207
  • Cum Laude:  185

Pursuit of Graduate Study (Class of 2018)

Percent of graduates attending graduate school within one year of graduating:  29.4 percent

  • Percent attending full-time:  74.6 percent
  • Percent attending part-time: 25.4 percent

Employment Rates (Class of 2018)

Percent of graduates employed within one year of graduating:  77.4 percent

  • Percent employed full-time:  74.8 percent
  • Percent employed part-time: 25.2 percent