Retention Rate

As reported to IPEDS for first-time, full-time fall cohort

  Full Time Part Time
2011 cohort 53% 43%
2012 cohort 57% 43%
2013 cohort 54% 41%
2014 cohort 55% 36%
2015 cohort 51% 34%
2016 cohort 52% 37%

Threshold: Meet or exceed Tennessee average IPEDS retention rates for two-year public institutions (2014 cohort) of 55% full time and 40% part time.

Source: IPEDS spring collection