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Student Success

Year of Graduation2016-20172015-20162014-2015Three-Year Average
Graduation Rate67%100%50%70%
Year of Graduation2015-20162014-20152013-2014Three-Year Average
Employment Rates of Graduates,
12 Months Post-Graduation
TBD100%75%*TBD

Board Exam Data

Year of Graduation2015-20162014-20152013-2014Three-Year Average
First Attempt Pass Rate100%100%100%100%
Overall Pass Rate100%100%100%100%
National Pass RateN/AN/AN/AN/A

*25% went on to optometry school instead of seeking employment


Current Enrollment Profile (includes all active students in the program)

Total Program Enrollment — 9

Age

  • Average — 26.1
  • Range — 21 to 35

Race/Ethnicity

  • American Indian/Alaskan Native — 0%
  • Asian — 11.1%
  • Black/African American — 44.4%
  • Hispanic — 0%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander — 0%
  • White — 11.1%
  • Two or More Races — 22.2%
  • Not Specified or Unknown — 11.1%

Gender

  • Females — 88.9%
  • Males — 11.1%

Entering GPAs

  • Average — 2.96
  • Range — 2.27 to 3.64

Students Receiving Financial Aid* — 100.0%

Student to Faculty Ratio

  • Classroom Setting — 4 students to 1 faculty
  • Laboratory Setting — 4 students to 1 faculty
  • Clinical Setting — 1 student to 1 faculty

Applicant Statistics (for Fall 2017)

Number Admitted and Enrolled — 6

Number of Applicants  — 8

Three-year Average Number of Applicants — 10


*Financial Aid can refer to loans, scholarships, grants, tuition waivers, etc.

Last updated: October 2017