Student Success - Student Persistence

 

Persistence Rate: Fall to Fall measures students who enrolled at Harper in the fall semester and then re-enrolled the following fall semester. Harper’s fall to fall persistence rate has remained relatively stable over the last five years and is currently 49.89%. The current fall to fall persistence rate is slightly below the 2016 target range (50.0-51.0%).

2016 Target: Improvement = 50.0-51.0%

Percent of all credit students (excluding high school students) who attend Harper in the fall and re-enroll the following fall.

 

Persistence Rate: Fall to Spring measures students who enrolled at Harper in the fall semester and re-enrolled in the spring semester of the same fiscal year. Harper’s fall to spring persistence rate has increased in recent years and is currently at 74.09%. This rate is on track to meet the 2016 target range (74.0-75.0%).

2016 Target: Stretch = 74.0-75.0%

Percent of all credit students (excluding high school students) who attend Harper in the fall and re-enroll spring of the same fiscal year.