This snapshot goes beyond traditional measures of postsecondary attainment by tracking the fall 2012 entering cohort over time, and showing persistence, stop-out, and completion rates at the end of each subsequent academic year.
Review the Fall 2018 Current Term Enrollment Estimates from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
High School Benchmarks 2018 provides high school-to-college transition rates for graduates of different types of high schools.
First-year persistence and retention report featuring race and ethnicity reveals large gaps among students who started college in fall 2016.
2017 High School Benchmarks’ report released.
Michelle Blackwell, National Manager of Reverse Transfer for the National Student Clearinghouse, will discuss reverse transfer policies, best practices and challenges at National Forum on Education Policy.
One student’s post shares the value of Reverse Transfer with Reddit readers.
For many students pursuing higher education and earning a bachelor’s degree isn’t always a linear pathway. Their journey illustrates a growing trend explored in the Research Center’s Snapshot 26 Report, which sheds light on the role of community colleges in postsecondary success.
Of all students who started college in fall 2015, 73.4 percent persisted at any U.S. institution in fall 2016, while 61.1 percent were retained at their starting institution. The data reveal wide gaps in college persistence rates by race and ethnicity.