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Graduation Rates Detail for California State University, Northridge

Graduation Rates for California State University, Northridge

The data presented below are from a longitudinal report collected by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) through the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

The report follows a group of full-time, first-time, degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students that started college in a given year. The chart shows the rate that the original cohort received their bachelor's degree in 6 years.

The completion rates are the percentage of the cohort that completed within 4, 5, or 6 years. To calculate the rate, all completions up to and including that time-frame are used as the numerator. For example, based on a cohort of 100 students, if 25 students complete their bachelor's degree in 4 years, the 4-year completion rate is 25%. If 15 students take 5 years to complete their degree, the 5-year completion rate is 40%; that is 40% of the original cohort completed their degree within 5 years of starting. If 10 students take 6 years to complete, the 6-year completion rate is 50%.

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Graduation Rate for Freshmen
Starting in Each Year
Black Students
California State University, Northridge
  Completions Completion Rate
Year Gender Cohort 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year
1996 Men 133 3 5 9 2.3% 6.0% 12.8%
  Women 242 6 19 19 2.5% 10.3% 18.2%
  Total 375 9 33 61 2.4% 8.8% 16.3%
1997 Men 104 0 5 10 0.0% 4.8% 14.4%
  Women 237 9 22 17 3.8% 13.1% 20.3%
  Total 341 9 36 63 2.6% 10.6% 18.5%
1998 Men 83 1 3 9 1.2% 4.8% 15.7%
  Women 189 9 19 20 4.8% 14.8% 25.4%
  Total 272 10 32 61 3.7% 11.8% 22.4%
1999 Men 93 3 6 8 3.2% 9.7% 18.3%
  Women 195 10 23 13 5.1% 16.9% 23.6%
  Total 288 13 42 63 4.5% 14.6% 21.9%
2000 Men 109 1 14 5 0.9% 13.8% 18.3%
  Women 216 10 36 26 4.6% 21.3% 33.3%
  Total 325 11 61 92 3.4% 18.8% 28.3%
2001 Men 157 5 15 9 3.2% 12.7% 18.5%
  Women 252 9 41 40 3.6% 19.8% 35.7%
  Total 409 14 70 119 3.4% 17.1% 29.1%
 
 

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