Graduation Retention Rates

The following information is calculated based on a six-year graduation rate for the cohort of full-time, first-time, bachelor's degree-seeking undergraduate student who entered the institution in the fall of each of the following years.

Cohort Numbers

  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 5-Year Total
Men            
Cohort 152 154 147 132 121 706
Women            
Cohort 243 215 224 229 194 1,249
Total (men & women)            
Cohort 395 369 371 361 315 1,811
             

Completers Within 150% of Normal Time

  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 5-Year Total
Men            
<2 yr. completers 0 0 0 0 0 0
2<4 yr. completers 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bachelor's completers 79 70 74 62 60 345
Total completers within 150% 79 70 74 62 60 345

Women

           
<2 yr. completers 0 0 0 0 0 0
2<4 yr. completers 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bachelor's completers 139 127 116 125 112 619
Total completers within 150% 139 127 116 125 112 619
Total            
<2 yr. completers 0 0 0 0 0 0
2<4 yr. completers 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bachelor's completers 218 197 190 187 172 964
Total completers within 150% 218 197 190 187 172 964
             

5-year average Student-Right-to-Know

completion or graduation rate calculation:

52%          

Freshman Retention Rates

Percentage of first-time, full-time, degree-seeking freshman who entered in:

Fall of 2012 and returned to OBU in fall 2013: 74%
Fall of 2011 and returned to OBU in fall 2012: 75%
Fall of 2010 and returned to OBU in fall 2011: 75%
Fall of 2009 and returned to OBU in fall 2010: 73%
Fall of 2008 and returned to OBU in fall 2009: 68%
Fall of 2007 and returned to OBU in fall 2008: 74%