Student Achievements

Incoming Class Size (Fall 2021)

Full-time, first-time students:  989

Full-time, transfer students:  485

Graduate students (full- and part-time):  960

Enrollment (Fall 2021)

University:  9369

Undergraduate:  7219

Graduate:  2150

Honors (Fall 2021)

Students enrolled in the Honors College:  528

Programs offered by the Honors College:  11

Dean’s List (Fall 2021)

Students on the Dean’s List:  1863

Percent of undergraduate students on the Dean’s List:  26%

Merit Scholarships (Fall 2021)

Trustee scholarships awarded to first-year students:  263

Presidential scholarships awarded to transfer students:  205

Honors scholarships awarded:  124

Other merit scholarships awarded:  67

Retention Rates

Full-Time, First-Time Students

Percent retained after one semester:  85.9% (Fall 2020 Cohort)

Percent retained after one year:  67.5% (Fall 2020Cohort)

Full-Time, Transfer Students

Percent retained after one semester: 88.5% (Fall 2020Cohort)

Percent retained after one year:  76.7% (Fall 2020Cohort)

Master’s Degree-Seeking Students

Percent retained after one year:  65.2%* (Fall 2020Cohort)

Percent retained after two years:  26.0%** (Fall 2020 Cohort)

* 13.5% graduated within one year.

** 60.1% graduated within two years.

Graduation Rates

Full-Time, First-Time Students

Percent graduating within 4 years:  28.8% (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 6 years:  53.3% (Fall 2015 Cohort)

Full-Time, Transfer Students

Percent graduating within 2 years:  28.1% (Fall 2019 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 4 years:  61.8% (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Master’s Degree-Seeking Students

Percent graduating within 2 years:  60.1% (Fall 2019 Cohort)

Percent graduating within 4 years:  76.5% (Fall 2017 Cohort)

Degrees Awarded (Class of 2020-2021)

Bachelor’s degrees:  1755

Master’s degrees:  392

Doctoral degrees:  8

Students Graduating with Latin Honors (Class of 2020-2021)

Total graduating with Latin Honors:  542

  • Summa Cum Laude:  110
  • Magna Cum Laude:  199
  • Cum Laude:  232

Pursuit of Graduate Study (Class of 2020)

Percent of graduates attending graduate school within one year of graduating:  pending

  • Percent attending full-time:  pending
  • Percent attending part-time: pending

Employment Rates (Class of 2020)

Percent of graduates employed within one year of graduating:  65.0%

  • Percent employed full-time:  83.0%
  • Percent employed part-time: 17.0%