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One-Year Retention Rates by Gender
2017 Cohort

 
MaleFemaleTotal

Retention Rates
  University Park93.3%92.8%93.1%
  Commonwealth Campuses80.3%78.7%79.7%

Total86.4%86.6%86.5%
 
Cohort
  University Park3,9053,9267,831
  Commonwealth Campuses4,4583,0437,501

Total8,3636,96915,332
 
 
 


Two-Year Retention Rates by Gender
2016 Cohort

 
MaleFemaleTotal

Retention Rates
  University Park86.4%89.7%88.0%
  Commonwealth Campuses70.1%72.0%70.9%

Total78.0%81.8%79.7%
 
Cohort
  University Park4,2934,1478,440
  Commonwealth Campuses4,4833,1127,595

Total8,7767,25916,035
 
 
 


Three-Year Retention Rates by Gender
2015 Cohort

 
MaleFemaleTotal

Retention Rates
  University Park84.8%87.7%86.2%
  Commonwealth Campuses67.0%65.2%66.2%

Total75.1%76.8%75.9%
 
Cohort
  University Park3,8873,7087,595
  Commonwealth Campuses4,4103,2367,646

Total8,2976,94415,241
 
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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