American Samoa Community College

IDS-0001.4: PERSISTENCE RATES

Student Achievement Standard IV: Persistence -1st Year Retention Institutional target = 50%, 2nd year Retention Institutional target = 30%

  • % of FTIC students retained within the first year
  • % of FTIC students retained within the first year up to the second year

  Total enrollment (New,Returning, Continuing) New students  (First Time In College (FTIC)) Percentage of Total Enrollment who are FTIC Ist Year retention of Fall Cohort 2nd Year retention of Fall Cohort
n1 % n2 %
Fall 2013 Cohort 1488 444 30% 293 66% 194 44%
Fall 2014 Cohort 1276 494 39% 318 64% 224 46%
Fall 2015 Cohort 1284 306 24% 204 67% 151 49%

n1 = Number of students enrolled consecutively from Fall to spring
n2 = Number of students enrolled consecutively from Fall to Fall

Retention Rates