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One-Year Retention Rates by Gender
2016 Cohort

 
MaleFemaleTotal

Retention Rates
  University Park92.3%93.9%93.1%
  Commonwealth Campuses80.9%82.2%81.4%

Total86.5%88.8%87.6%
 
Cohort
  University Park4,2954,1488,443
  Commonwealth Campuses4,4933,1167,609

Total8,7887,26416,052
 
 
 


Two-Year Retention Rates by Gender
2015 Cohort

 
MaleFemaleTotal

Retention Rates
  University Park87.8%89.6%88.7%
  Commonwealth Campuses70.2%70.1%70.2%

Total78.4%80.5%79.4%
 
Cohort
  University Park3,8873,7087,595
  Commonwealth Campuses4,4113,2367,647

Total8,2986,94415,242
 
 
 


Three-Year Retention Rates by Gender
2014 Cohort

 
MaleFemaleTotal

Retention Rates
  University Park83.5%86.3%84.9%
  Commonwealth Campuses65.4%65.3%65.4%

Total74.0%76.8%75.3%
 
Cohort
  University Park4,1883,9678,155
  Commonwealth Campuses4,6283,2877,915

Total8,8167,25416,070
 
Note(s):- Cohort Population is first-time degree seeking baccalaureate freshmen.
-Rates do not include students who attend the World Campus or PA College of Technology
 
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