Data -- First-Time Retention for Freshmen

RETENTION RATE: FIRST-TIME FRESHMEN                          Fall 2008  
Beginning Fall 93 Fall 94 Fall 95 Fall 96 Fall 97 Fall 98 Fall 99 Fall 00 Fall 01 Fall 02 Fall 03 Fall 04 Fall 05 Fall 06 Fall 07
2nd Semester 86% 87% 85% 86% 85% 88% 87% 88% 83% 86% 85% 86% 89% 92% 86%
3rd Semester 66% 70% 67% 65% 70% 72% 67% 72% 66% 68% 72% 70% 77% 74% 69%
4th Semester 63% 65% 62% 61% 67% 67% 62% 66% 62% 64% 67% 64% 71% 70%  
5th Semester 53% 57% 57% 54% 68% 57% 58% 62% 59% 58% 59% 60% 63% 61%  
6th Semester 51% 55% 55% 54% 60% 55% 57% 62% 57% 57% 59% 59% 61%    
7th Semester 50% 52% 52% 52% 60% 54% 55% 62% 55% 56% 57% 57% 58%    
8th Semester 49% 50% 50% 52% 59% 52% 55% 62% 53% 55% 56% 56%      
9th Semester 48% 49% 50% 49% 56% 52% 54% 61% 53% 55% 54% 54%      
10th Semester 47% 49% 49% 48% 56% 51% 54% 60% 53% 54% 53%        
11th Semester 46% 49% 48% 46% 55% 51% 53% 60% 53% 54% 52%        
12th Semester 45% 49% 47% 47% 55% 51% 53% 60% 53% 53%          
13th Semester 45% 49% 48% 47% 55% 51% 53% 60% 53% 52%