Graduation Rates by Length of Time to Degree

First-Time, Full-Time Associate New Freshmen

1996 through 2008 Cohorts

Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Year 7 Year >7 Year
1996 15.3% 19.5% 23.7% 26.3% 31.4% 34.7%
1997 14.8% 18.0% 29.7% 32.0% 35.9% 39.1%
1998 23.8% 25.7% 27.6% 34.3% 38.1% 42.9%
1999 16.7% 22.5% 27.5% 36.3% 37.3% 40.2%
2000 18.3% 24.8% 34.6% 39.2% 39.9% 41.8%
2001 13.5% 21.9% 32.9% 38.7% 42.6% 45.2%
2002 8.5% 12.1% 21.3% 24.1% 30.5% 31.9%
2003 14.4% 22.9% 34.0% 37.9% 37.9% 38.6%
2004 8.4% 13.2% 18.6% 26.9% 28.1% n/a
2005 9.2% 15.6% 30.6% 34.7% n/a
2006 9.2% 13.2% 24.7% n/a
2007 8.7% 17.4% n/a
2008 9.8% n/a