Graduation success is measured by degree completion by group (also known as a cohort) and the number of awards earned annually from PVCC.
Number of Awards Earned Annually from PVCC
Goal: PVCC will increase the number of awards earned annually compared to the previous year.
Conclusion: For five consecutive years, PVCC has increased the number of awards earned annually.
Degree Completion by Cohort
Goal : The average 150% time graduate rate nationally for all 2-year public colleges in the United States was 22% in 2013. Therefore, PVCC aims to graduate 22% of first-time, full-time, program enrolled students within three years of first enrollment.
Conclusion: For the most recent cohort available, 2014 first time, full time, program placed students, the graduation rate was 31%.
**Data on State and National Statistics from the Chronicle of Higher Education, http://collegecompletion.chronicle.com