DACC Graduation and Retention Rates
Under the Student Right to Know and Campus Security Act of 1990, Public Law 101-542, DACC is required to calculate (using a prescribed formula) and disclose graduation rates for all first-time, full-time, degree-seeking students who enrolled at DACC in Summer and Fall 2005.
- This cohort consists of 522 students.
- The number of graduates who earned either a certificate or an associate degree by Spring 2008 was 32.
- The three-year, Student-Right-to-Know graduation rate was 6.1 percent.
Rates for previous cohorts after three years are as follows:
- 2004 cohort — 5.7%
- 2003 cohort — 9.6%
- 2002 cohort — 9.4%
- 2001 cohort — 9.7%
- 2000 cohort — 10.0%
- 1999 cohort — 11.1%
The retention rate for first-time, full-time DACC admitted students from Fall 2007 to Spring 2008 was 80.1 percent.
The retention rate for these students from Fall 2007 to Fall 2008 was 65.7 percent
Crime Statistics and Campus Security
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