Marshall University
Office of Institutional Research
Graduation Rates of First-Time, Full-Time Freshmen
Cohort Group: 1999
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Total First-Time Full-Time Freshmen                        
  Fall 1999 Fall 1999 Overall Four-Class Avg Overall Four-Class Overall Four-Class
  Cohort Cohort 1994-1997 1994-1997 1994-1997 Cohort 1996-1999 Cohort
      No. of Students Graduation Rate Total No Students Completers Average Graduation Rate Average Graduation Rate
  Race        
  Nonresident Alien 1 *** #REF! #REF! #REF! 37.5%
  Black, Non-Hispanic 96 38.5% #REF! #REF! #REF! 27.4%
  American Indian/Alaska Native 17 47.1% #REF! #REF! #REF! 42.6%
  Asian/Pacific Islander 19 68.4% #REF! #REF! #REF! 48.7%
  Hispanic 7 *** #REF! #REF! #REF! 42.9%
  White, Non-Hispanic 1533 43.6% #REF! #REF! #REF! 40.8%
  Other 103 35.0% #REF! #REF! #REF! 28.4%
    Total 1776 43.0% #REF! #REF! #REF! 39.1%
  Gender          
  Male 794 38.7% #REF! #REF! #REF! 35.2%
  Female 982 46.5% #REF! #REF! #REF! 42.4%
    Total 1776 43.0% #REF! #REF! #REF!               39.1%
Total First-Time Full-Time Freshmen Athletes Receiving Financial Aid        
  Fall 1999 Fall 1999 Overall Four-Class Avg Overall Four-Class Overall Four-Class
  Cohort Cohort 1995-1998 1995-1998 1995-1998 Cohort 1996-1999 Cohort
      No. of Students Graduation Rate Total No Students Completers Average Graduation Rate Average Graduation Rate
  Race        
  Nonresident Alien 0 *** 5 3 60.0% ***
  Black, Non-Hispanic 6 66.7% 3 2 *** 71.4%
  American Indian/Alaska Native 0 *** 39 25 64.1% ***
  Asian/Pacific Islander 0 *** 4 3 75.0% ***
  Hispanic 0 *** 140 84 60.0% 75.0%
  White, Non-Hispanic 37 48.6% 3 1 *** 58.5%
  Other 0 *** 36 17 47.2% 47.1%
  Total 43 51.2% 230 135 58.7% 58.7%
         
  Gender        
  Male 23 43.5% 146 84 57.5% 56.6%
  Female 20 60.0% 84 51 60.7% 61.6%
  Total 43 51.2% 230 135 58.7% 58.7%
         
  Sport        
  Football 7 57.1% 60 39 65.0% 65.2%
  Basketball 3 *** 25 12 48.0% 57.1%
  Baseball 2 *** 37 13 35.1% 34.5%
  Track & Field 7 57.1% 34 26 76.5% 69.7%
  Other 24 54.2% 74 45 60.8% 59.5%
    Total 43 51.2% 230 135 58.7% 58.7%
***For confidentiality reasons if the number of completers is less than two, the graduation rate is not shown.
Notes:
The cohort groups include those individuals who enter Marshall University as First-Time Full-Time Freshmen 
who are seeking a bachelors or equivalent degree.
The student athletes cohort groups include those individuals who enter Marshall University seeking a bachelors or
equivalent degree who also received athletically related financial aid.
The overall four-class average graduation rate is the average graduation rate of the four cohorts from 1996 through
1999.  The cohort groups include those individuals who enter Marshall University as First-Time Full-Time Freshmen
who are seeking a bachelors or equivalent degree.
The Graduation Rate is the percent of those students who received their baccalaureate or associate degree 
within 150% of the normal time to complete a degree (baccalaureate: within six years after they entered;
associate: within three years after they entered).
Source:  IPEDS Graduation Rate Surveys.