Division of Institutional Effectiveness

Student Achievement

Enrollment

Enrollment by degree, for Fall 2015, Fall 2016, and Fall 2017
Type of Degree *Fall 2015 *Fall 2016 Fall 2017
Certificate Less Than 1 Year 60 34 20
Certificate 7 5 1
Career Associate 935 700 698
Associate’s 4,273 3,211 2,834
Bachelor’s 3,187 2,764 2,709
Master’s 460 414 330
Specialist’s 41 33 23
Total Headcount 8,963 7,161 6,615

Retention

Freshman to Sophomore Retention Rates of First-Time Full-time Baccalaureate Degree Seeking Students
Benchmark for Success: Above the average for the USG State University Sector.
Cohort Year Cohort Size ASU Performance Benchmark
*Fall 2016 791 63.1% 70.5%
*Fall 2015 1,193 55% 70.8%
*Fall 2014 1,213 64.7% 72.4%

Graduation Rates

Six-Year Graduation Rates of First-Time Full-time Baccalaureate Degree-Seeking Students
Benchmark for Success: Above the Average for University System of Georgia State University Sector.
Cohort Year Cohort Size ASU Performance Benchmark
*Fall 2011 1,028 33.7% 37.1%
*Fall 2010 883 30.7% 36.9%
*Fall 2009 745 31.0% 37.4%
Three-Year Graduation Rates of First-Time Full-time Baccalaureate Degree-Seeking Students
Benchmark for Success: Above the Average for University System of Georgia State University Sector
Cohort Year Cohort Size ASU Performance Benchmark
*Fall 2014 776 16.9% 11.8%
*Fall 2013 901 15.0% 11.0%
*Fall 2012 1,008 11.1% 8.2%

Degrees Conferred

Table of Degrees Conferred by Type of Degree for Fiscal Years 2015 through 2017
Type of Degree *FY 2015 *FY 2016 *FY 2017
Certificate Less than a Year 50 54 31
Certificate 15 11 6
Associate’s 399 409 428
Career Associate 415 489 471
Bachelor’s 591 603 556
Master’s 174 162 159
Specialist’s 22 14 20
Total 1,666 1,742 1,671

Health Science Programs National Board Pass Rates

Table for Health Science Programs National Board Pass Rates in Percentages by Program for years 2015 through 2017
Program 2015 2016 2017
†Either all of the graduates have not taken or all of the data has not been received.
Advanced EMT 90 100 75
Paramedic 100 89
Dental Hygiene 100 87
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 100 100
Histologic Technology 88 88
Health Information Technology 100 92 100
Medical Lab. Tech. 87 80
Occupational Therapy Assistant 86 91
Physical Therapist Assistant 100 100
Radiologic Science 100 86 90
Respiratory 95 94

Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Pass Rates

Table for Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Pass Rates in percentages for select categories of students by years listed
Category of Students 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017
‡Either all of the graduates have not taken or all of the data has not been received.
Number Taking Assessment1 80 57
Number Passing Assessment2 80 57
Institutional Pass Rate 100 100
Note: In cases where there are less than ten students taking the assessment or license/certificate, the number passing and pass rate are not reported.

 

* The data provided in this row (or column) represents combined data from Albany State University and Darton State College. These institutions were officially consolidated in January 2017 into one university, named Albany State University, by the University System of Georgia.

1 Number of completers taking one or more assessments within their area of specialization.

2 Summary level “Number Taking Assessment” may differ from assessment level “Number Taking Assessment” because each student is counted once at the summary level but may be counted in multiple assessments at the assessment level.