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    Retention Rates: Traditional Undergraduate

    First to Second Year: 55% (percentage of first-time, full-time, degree seeking students entering fall of 2019 who returned to Judson University fall 2020).

    4 and 6 Year Graduation Rates: Traditional Undergraduate

    4-Year Graduation Rate: 35% (percentage of first-time, full-time, degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2017 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2020).

    6-Year Graduation Rate: 66% (percentage of first-time, full-time, degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2015 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2020).

    Alumni Placements for 2016-17 through 2018-19

    Cohort Persistency: Adult Undergraduate Cohorts

    Associates Fall to Spring: 80%
    Associates Spring to Fall: 66%

    Bachelors Fall to Spring: 99%
    Bachelors Spring to Fall: 76%

    *Fall to Spring rates include the percentage of degree seeking students in the fall of 2018 who returned to Judson spring 2019.
    **Spring to Fall rates include the percentage of degree seeking students in the spring of 2019 who returned to Judson fall 2019.

    Cohort Persistency: Masters Programs

    Master of Architecture: 100% (percentage of degree seeking students in the fall of 2018 who returned to Judson spring 2019).

    Master of Education in Literacy: 100% (percentage of degree seeking students in the fall of 2018 who returned to Judson spring 2019).

    Master of Business Administration: 83%

    Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership: 91%

    Master of Arts in Human Services: not available

    Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling: not available

    Master of Leadership in Ministry: 100%

    *Persistency rates (excluding the Masters of Architecture and Education) include the percentage of degree seeking students in the spring of 2019 who returned to Judson fall 2019.

    Graduation Rates: Adult Undergraduate

    Associate 2-Year Graduation Rate: 33% (percentage of first-time, full-time, degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2017 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2019).

    Bachelor 4-Year Graduation Rate: 58% (percentage of degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2015 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2019).
    Bachelor 6-Year Graduation rate: 62% (percentage of degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2013 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2019).

    2 and 4 Year Graduation Rates: Master’s Programs

    Master of Architecture

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 100%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): 96%

    Master of Business Administration

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 86%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): 88%

    Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 83%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): 82%

    Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 40%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): not available; program began in 2016

    Master of Arts in Human Services Administration

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 75%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): not available

    Master of Leadership in Ministry

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 71%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): not available

    Master of Education in Literacy

    2-Year Graduation Rate (2017): 79%
    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): 94%

    *2-Year Graduation Rates include the percentage of degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2017 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2019).
    **4-Year Graduation Rates include the percentage of degree seeking students entering in the fall of 2015 who graduated from Judson by August 31, 2019).

    Graduation Rates: Doctoral Programs

    Doctor of Education in Literacy

    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): 100%

    Doctor of Education in Leadership and Policy Studies

    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): not available; program begins in 2020

    Doctor of Computer Science

    4-Year Graduation Rate (2015): not available; program begins in 2019

    Licensure Rates

    Architecture Licensure Rate

    Judson University’s Architecture majors take a series of seven Architecture Registration Examinations (ARE) to earn licensure. The median pass rate across all seven examinations was 72% in 2019.

    Education Licensure Rate

    100% of Judson University Education majors went on to pass their Illinois Professional Educator Licensure exam in 2019.

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