Retention After Year One: Is College Worth It?October 6, 2017 |
by Ellen Ciurczak
Colleges work hard to keep students from leaving after their first year with Southern Miss, JCJC, William Carey and PRCC taking a variety of approaches to keep kids at school.
Brandon Rue might not have made it to his sophomore year at the University of Southern Mississippi without a little help with retention.
A school’s retention rate is the percentage of freshmen who continue at the school to their sophomore year.