Student Outcome Information

Click here to download

The following information contains retention, graduation, transfer-out and employment information about Martin University undergraduate and graduate students.  Questions about this information or requests for paper copies should be direct to Dr. Brian L. Steuerwald, Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness and Advancement at bsteu@martin.edu or 317.917.3260.

Undergraduate Retention Rates

The following table contains the percentages of first-time, degree seeking undergraduate students who entered Martin University in the fall semester of the specified cohort year and returned in the fall semester of the next academic year.

 

Retention Rates for First-Time Freshmen

 

Entering Fall Semester Year

Student Enrollment Status

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Full-Time

38%

29%

39%

60%

75%

Part-Time

24%

27%

26%

50%

55%

Undergraduate Graduation Rates

The following table contains six-year graduation rate information for first-time, full-time undergraduate degree seeking students who entered Martin University in the fall semester of the specified cohort year. 

 

Six-Year Graduation Rates

for First-Time, Full-Time Freshmen by Gender and Ethnicity

 

Entering Fall Semester Year

Student Characteristics

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Male

 

 

 

 

 

Hispanic/Latino

 

 

 

 

 

American Indian/Native Alaskan

 

 

 

 

 

Asian

 

 

 

 

 

Black or African American

1

3

2

1

 

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

 

 

 

 

 

White

 

 

 

 

 

Two or More Races

 

 

 

 

 

Female

 

 

 

 

 

Hispanic/Latino

 

 

 

 

 

American Indian/Native Alaskan

 

 

 

 

 

Asian

 

 

 

 

 

Black or African American

3

 

4

2

4

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

 

 

 

 

 

White

 

1

 

 

 

Two or More Races

 

 

 

 

 

Graduate Total

4

4

6

3

4

Entering Class Total

34

48

65

63

64

Six-Year Graduation Rate

12%

8%

9%

5%

6%

 
Undergraduate Transfer-Out Rate

As reported in the most recent 2016-17 Graduation Rates IPEDS Report, 44% of the first-time, full-time freshmen cohort entering in the fall 2010 semester transferred out of the University after six years. 

 

Undergraduate Employment

Exit interviews conducted with undergraduates who had their degrees conferred in May 2017 indicated that 86% were employed. Of those employed, 65% reported being employed in their field or related field of study. In addition, 48% reported plans to continue with their education.

 

Graduate Student Retention Rates

The following table contains the percentages of graduate-level students enrolled at Martin University in the fall semester of the specified cohort year who returned in the fall semester of the next academic year.

 

Fall-to-Fall Retention Rates for Graduate Students

 

Fall Semester Year

 

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Retention Rate

65%

44%

66%

56%

70%

 
Graduate Student Graduation Rates

The following table contains graduation rate information for new graduate-level students who entered Martin University in the fall semester of the specified cohort year.

 

Cumulative Graduation Rates for New Graduate Students

 

 

Years Until Graduation

Cohort Start Year

N

2-Years

(100%)

3-Years

(150%)

4-Years

(200%)

5-Years

(250%)

6-Years

(300%)

Fall 2011

14

7.1%

14.2%

42.9%

50.0%

50.0%

Fall 2012

6

0.0%

0.0%

33.3%

33.3%

 

Fall 2013

14

0.0%

21.4%

38.6%

 

 

Fall 2014

7

14.3%

28.5%

 

 

 

Fall 2015

5

0.0%

 

 

 

 

 
Graduate Student Employment

Exit interviews conducted with graduate-level students who had their degrees conferred in May 2017 indicated that 90% were employed. Of those employed, 94% reported being employed in their field or related field of study. In addition, 42% reported plans to continue with their education.