Retention Rate

First-year cohort entering in:Percent returning the next Fall
Fall 2016 91%
Fall 2015 89%
Fall 2014 90%
Fall 2013 91%
Fall 2012 88%

Source: IPEDS Fall Enrollment Survey.

 

Graduation Rates

 Percent graduating within
First-year cohort entering in:4 years5 years6 years8 years
Fall 2011 80% 84% 85% n/a
Fall 2010    81% 84% 84% n/a
Fall 2009 79% 82% 83% 84%
Fall 2008 78% 82% 83% 84%
Fall 2007 79% 83% 84% 84%

 Source: IPEDS Graduation Rate Survey, 200% Graduation Rate Survey.

 

Student Right-to-Know Act Disaggregated Graduation Rates

Percent graduating within 150% of normal time (i.e., six years)

 First-year cohort entering in:
 Fall 2007Fall 2008Fall 2009Fall 2010Fall 2011
All students 84% 83% 83% 84% 85%
Gender          
   Men 82% 79% 82% 82% 85%
   Women 84% 85% 84% 85% 85%
Race and ethnicity          
   American Indian or Alaska Native n/a ** ** n/a n/a
   Asian 74% 81% 81% 86% 85%
   Black or African American 88% 92% 89% 91% 76%
   Hispanic 87% 93% 74% 88% 88%
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander n/a n/a n/a ** n/a
   Two or more races 100% 80% n/a 76% 87%
   White 82% 82% 85% 84% 85%
   Unknown race and ethnicity 84% 64% 74% 81% 86%
   Nonresident alien 100% 92% 87% 77% 74%
Financial aid received Fall semester, first year
         
   Federal Pell Grant     79% 89% 88%
   Direct Subsidized Loan, no Pell Grant     84% 85% 85%
   Neither Pell Grant nor Direct Subsidized Loan     84% 82% 84%

Source: IPEDS Graduation Rate Survey. Rates for cells with n<10 are suppressed (**).

 

Employment, Graduate and Professional School

Top employersTop graduate schools
Boston Children's Hospital Columbia University
Massachusetts General Hospital Boston University
AmeriCorps  Harvard University
Toast, Inc. Brown University
Weill Cornell Medicine   

Source: Class of 2017 One Year Out Survey.

 

See also:

Results from the Class of 2016 One Year Out SurveyClass of 2015 One Year Out SurveyClass of 2014 One Year Out Survey and Class of 2013 One Year Out Survey.

For a longer-term analysis, see the Class of 2013 Five-Year-Out Study, showing the activities of Connecticut College students who have been out of college for five years.