Marshall University
Office of Institutional Research
Graduation Rates of First-Time, Full-Time Freshmen
Cohort Group: 2001
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Total First-Time Full-Time Freshmen          
  Fall 2001 Fall 2001 Fall 2001 Overall Four-Class Overall Four-Class Overall Four-Class
  Cohort Cohort Cohort 1998-2001 Cohort 1998-2001 Cohort 1998-2001 Cohort
  No. of Students Graduation Rate Transfer-Out Rate Total No. Students Average Graduation Rate Transfer-Out Rate
Race            
  Nonresident Alien 2 *** *** 8 50.0% ***
  Black, Non-Hispanic 64 40.6% 23.4% 363 37.5% 17.6%
  American Indian/Alaska Native 3 *** *** 64 37.5% 26.6%
  Asian/Pacific Islander 7 57.1% *** 61 54.1% 11.5%
  Hispanic 8 37.5% *** 34 47.1% 8.8%
  White, Non-Hispanic 1527 41.1% 22.9% 6247 43.2% 19.1%
  Other 83 37.3% 21.7% 463 34.8% 14.3%
  Total 1694 40.9% 22.7% 7240 42.5% 18.6%
Gender            
  Male 736 34.6% 22.6% 3183 38.5% 18.2%
  Female 958 45.6% 22.8% 4057 45.6% 19.0%
  Total 1694 40.9% 22.7% 7240 42.5% 18.6%
Total First-Time Full-Time Freshmen Athletes Receiving Financial Aid      
  Fall 2001 Fall 2001 Fall 2001 Overall Four-Class Overall Four-Class Overall Four-Class
  Cohort Cohort Cohort 1998-2001 Cohort 1998-2001 Cohort 1998-2001 Cohort
  No. of Students Graduation Rate Transfer-Out Rate Total No. Students Average Graduation Rate Transfer-Out Rate
Race            
  Nonresident Alien 0 *** *** 1 *** ***
  Black, Non-Hispanic 8 75.0% *** 36 69.4% ***
  American Indian/Alaska Native 0 *** *** 3 *** ***
  Asian/Pacific Islander 0 *** *** 0 *** ***
  Hispanic 0 *** *** 2 *** ***
  White, Non-Hispanic 17 58.8% *** 129 59.7% 6.2%
  Other 13 84.6% *** 41 70.7% ***
  Total 38 71.1% *** 212 63.7% 3.8%
Gender            
  Male 20 75.0% *** 109 62.4% 4.6%
  Female 18 66.7% *** 103 65.0% 2.9%
  Total 38 71.1% *** 212 63.7% 3.8%
Sport            
  Football 13 76.9% *** 50 70.0% ***
  Basketball 4 *** *** 21 42.9% ***
  Baseball 3 *** *** 20 40.0% ***
  Track & Field 4 100.0% *** 32 71.9% ***
  Other 14 78.6% *** 89 67.4% 3.4%
  Total 38 71.1% *** 212 63.7% 3.8%
***For confidentiality reasons if the completers or transfer out number is less than or equal to two, the graduation or transfer out rate is not shown.
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 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.