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Right-to-Know Completion Rates, Defined Goals for Retention, Persistence, and Completion and Additional Student Outcome Data

2021-22 Completion Rates

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all colleges and universities report graduation rates to all prospective and current students.

As of fall 2021, of the 1,337 first-time, full-time, degree seeking students who entered Sinclair in fall 2018, 88% had graduated, were still enrolled at Sinclair, had transferred to another college or university, or left Sinclair in good standing.

Percentage Outcome for graduates, transferred, enrolled, and in good standing.
Outcome Percent
507 graduated within 3 years* 37.9%
176 transferred by Fall 2021 12.5%
120 enrolled at Sinclair Fall 2021 9.0%
377 left Sinclair in good standing** 28.2%
Total 87.6%

* This includes those who earned an Associate's Degree within 3 years or a certificate within 150% of 'normal' time to completion (time varies depending on credit hours required).

**Includes only those who had not graduated or transferred by fall 2021, and who were not enrolled here as of fall 2021

Defined Goals for Retention, Persistence, and Completion and Additional Student Outcome Data

 

Credentials Awarded (Goal is 13,000 by 2027)

  FY2020 FY2021 FY2022
Overall 7,266 9,828 10,931
Minority 1,740 2,773 2,715
AA Male 643 1,566 1,735

 

Three Year Graduation Rate (Goal is 50% by 2027)

  FY2020 FY2021
Overall -30.3% 38%
Minority -23.3% 30%
AA Male -22.7% 26%

 

Five Year Completion Rate

FY20 77.31%
FY21 82.19%

 

Associate Degree Earners Outcomes within the first Year of Graduation

Graduation Year Associate Degree Earners Working Only Working and Subsequently Enrolled Subsequently Enrolled Not Working /Subsequently Enrolled
FY2012-13 1,771 919 605 117 130
FY2013-14 1,492 783 510 106 93
FY2014-15 1,595 846 531 106 112
FY2015-16 1,679 896 568 109 106
FY2016-17 1,834 974 599 143 118
FY2017-18 1,888 978 630 147 133
FY2018-19 1,902 1012 574 155 161

Subsequent enrollment based on National Student Clearinghouse Data
Employment based on Ohio Jobs and Family Services (ODJFS) Records


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Associate Degree Earners Outcomes within the first Year of Graduation

Graduation Year Associate Degree Earners %Working Only %Working and Subsequently Enrolled %Subsequently Enrolled %Not Working/Subsequently Enrolled
FY2012-13 1,771 52% 34% 7% 7%
FY2013-14 1,492 52% 34% 7% 6%
FY2014-15 1,595 53% 33% 7% 7%
FY2015-16 1,679 53% 34% 6% 6%
FY2016-17 1,834 53% 33% 8% 6%
FY2017-18 1,888 52% 33% 8% 7%
FY2018-19 1,902 53% 30% 8% 8%

 

Course Completion Rate

  FY20 FY21
Overall 79.2% 79.2%
Minority 72.0% 72.0%
AA Male 70.3% 71.8%

 

Withdrawal Rate

  FY20 FY21
Overall 9.4% 8.2%

 

F2F retention - new degree seeking

  FY19 (fall 2018->fall 2019) FY20 (fall 2019->fall 2020
Overall 49.9% 45.1%
Minority 41.1% 36.4%
AA Male 37.5% 31.4%

 

New FT student complete ENG and MATH

  FY19 FY20 FY21
Overall 43% 42% 43%

 

Percent of student completion 30 HRS

  FY19 FY20 FY21
Overall 23% 20% 19%
Minority 20% 16% 16%
AA Male 14% 16% 14%

 

Percent of student completion 9 HRS in the major

  FY19 FY20 FY21
Overall 51% 48% 45%
Minority 40% 37% 34%
AA Male 35% 29% 28%

 

Average hours completed by Associate's degree

Hours 71.97 hours

 

Median Earnings

FY2018-19 (corrected) $31,360

 

Median years to completion (2yr degrees)

Years 3.72 years

 

Data on Licensure Rates

2020 HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMS LICENSURE PASS RATES
2020 Licensure Pass Rates comparison chart with National average for Health Science Programs
Program Sinclair College National Average
Clinical Lab Technology 91% 83%
Dental Hygiene 96% 80%
Dietetics 80% 69%
Electroneurodiagnostic Technology 100% 81%
Health Information Management 80% 73%
Occupational Therapy Assistant 100% 86%
Paramedic 96% 88%
Physical Therapist Assistant 96% 92%
Radiologic Technology 88% 88%
Registered Nursing 81% 87%
Respiratory Therapist (RRT) 97% 87%
Surgical Technology 80% 60%
Veterinary Technology 95% 65%


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