Student Demographics & Outcomes

Student Diversity
New College of Florida’s full-time student enrollment counts are displayed by gender, race/ethnicity and Federal Pell Grant recipients:

Activity 1: Student Body Diversity (pdf)

For additional information, see New College Fact Books.

Retention Rates
Undergraduate retention rates are reported as percentage of first-time freshman students returning to the same institution in the fall of their second year. New College of Florida retains approximately 80 percent of its full-time, first-time freshman students in the fall of their second year.

Activity 4: Retention Rate Entering Cohort

For additional information, see New College Fact Books.

Graduation Rates and Transfer Out Report

Job/Grad School Placement
-- Out of 143 graduates, 52 percent (73) reported that their principal activity upon graduation would most likely be a full time job. Twelve percent (17) reported they would most likely be employed part time.

-- Of the 143 graduates, 25 percent (35) had submitted their applications to graduate/professional schools. Eighty percent (28) out of the 35 applicants have been accepted to at least one graduate/professional school. Twenty percent out of the 142 graduates (28) will attend graduate/professional schools immediately or in the near future.

-- Thirty‐five percent (50) of the 143 graduates reported having a job/internship/volunteer lined up for after graduation. Out of those who have a position lined up, the majority (45 percent; 21) plan to stay in‐state. Twenty percent (10) planned to work at a business, 20% (10) planned to work for a nonprofit, and 26% (13) plan to work for an educational organization.

For additional, more detailed information, please see the following reports:

Alumni Survey
Baccalaureate Student Audit and Graduation Plan Survey

Institutional Research & Assessment
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