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Student Achievement

Grambling State University has identified specific goals that are linked to Student Achievement at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  These goals include the first to second year retention rate, first to third year retention rate, statewide overall institution graduation rate, IPEDS overall graduation rate, degree completion, and passage rates on specific licensure exams.  To achieve these goals the University implements innovative strategies that support student success.  These strategies include providing student support services and the utilization of teaching strategies that connect students to problems often encountered in the work place.

Other helpful information about Grambling State University's student achievement information can be found here:


Grambling State University Graduation Rate

Statewide Overall Institution Graduation Rate (Fall Cohort 2011) Baseline 37%

*Five-year target by 2023: 39%
 

Fall Enrollment

  Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Total Enrollment 4553 4863 5188  5205
*Five-year target by 2023: 5300

  

1st to 2nd Year Retention Rate

  2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018
Retention Rates 60% 68.4% 72.4%
*Five-year target by 2023: 73%

 

1st to 3rd Year Retention Rate

  2014 to 2016 2015 to 2017 2016 to 2018
Retention Rates 55.6% 48.5% 55.3%
*Five-year target by 2023: 57%

 

IPEDS Overall Graduation Rate

  Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Graduation rate 39% 34% 35% 33%
*Five-year target by 2023: 39%
*Highlighted value reported to SACSCOC

 

Baccalaureate Completers

  2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018
Completers 513 550 551
*Five-year target by 2023: 565

 

Graduate Completers

  2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018
Completers 214 271 226
*Five-year target by 2023: 231

 

Certification Pass Rate for Nurse Practitioner Students (MSN)

 Academic Year Certification Rate 
2015 93.75%
2016  100%
2017  100%
2018  83.33%
Target Pass Rate: 80%

 

Licensure Pass Rate for Teacher Education Students

 Academic Year PRAXIS Pass Rate 
2015-16 100%
2016-17 100%
2017-18 100%
Target Pass Rate: 100%

 


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