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Graduation and Retention Rates

The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC) encourages communication programs to publish retention and graduation data.

 

The following information has been compiled by the University of North Florida's office of institutional research. Below are the four-year graduation and retention rates for Communication majors, starting with their first Junior term (first "declared" major in Communication). Retention is defined as staying in the Communication major and not leaving for another major or another school.

Four-Year Graduation and Retention Rates: Communication Majors

Tracking Year Graduation Rate Retention Rate
2009-2010 71.11% 75.56%
2010-2011 63.76% 67.11%
2011-2012 72.50% 75.00%
2012-2013 69.13% 72.48%
2013-2014 64.74% 68.59%
2014-2015 70.75% 73.47%
2015-2016 66.21% 68.97%
2016-2017 58.06% 59.69%
2017-2018 58.33% 62.50%
2018-2019 70.00% 71.67%