Retention After Year One: Is College Worth It? - Community College News Now
Higher Education News and Jobs

Retention After Year One: Is College Worth It?

Email
   
        


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.

Read More