Graduation Rates

In compliance with the reporting requirements of the federal Student Right to Know Act (Public Law 101-542), the six-year graduation rate for first-time, full-time freshmen entering Northeastern Illinois University in Fall 2013 is 21.1 percent.

Graduation Rate Trends 

Student Retention Rates

The first-year to second-year retention rate for first-time, full-time freshmen entering Northeastern in Fall 2018 was 58.8 percent, and 72.1 percent for new transfer students.

Freshman Retention Rate Trends

Transfer Retention Rate Trends

RETENTION RATES BY ACADEMIC program

Northeastern records fall-to-fall retention rates by academic program. Rates are calculated as the percent of students who are retained at the University or graduate.

See annual retention reports below:

Program Retention Report  2012-13
Program Retention Report  2013-14
Program Retention Report  2014-15
Program Retention Report  2015-16
Program Retention Report  2016-17
Program Retention Report  2017-18
Program Retention Report  2018-19