Institution Number and Percentages Cohort Year
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Berkshire Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 377 334 347 331 288 277 260 266 182 218
# Retained at Institution 229 195 196 190 167 155 145 161 105 125
% Retained at Institution 60.7% 58.4% 56.5% 57.4% 58.0% 56.0% 55.8% 60.5% 57.7% 57.3%
Retained Anywhere 258 218 221 219 189 162 157 185 120 135
% Retained Anywhere 68.4% 65.3% 63.7% 66.2% 65.6% 58.5% 60.4% 69.5% 65.9% 61.9%
Bristol Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 1,332 1,391 1,547 1,454 1,356 1,485 1,381 1,214 1,233 1,062
# Retained at Institution 854 852 916 870 832 894 840 743 733 639
% Retained at Institution 64.1% 61.3% 59.2% 59.8% 61.4% 60.2% 60.8% 61.2% 59.4% 60.2%
Retained Anywhere 930 911 993 938 902 913 882 822 811 691
% Retained Anywhere 69.8% 65.5% 64.2% 64.5% 66.5% 61.5% 63.9% 67.7% 65.8% 65.1%
Bunker Hill Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 857 1,440 1,333 1,256 1,218 1,127 1,198 806 1,041 1,274
# Retained at Institution 487 805 786 774 719 752 734 501 667 777
% Retained at Institution 56.8% 55.9% 59.0% 61.6% 59.0% 66.7% 61.3% 62.2% 64.1% 61.0%
Retained Anywhere 572 924 900 854 827 787 768 557 760 874
% Retained Anywhere 66.7% 64.2% 67.5% 68.0% 67.9% 69.8% 64.1% 69.1% 73.0% 68.6%
Cape Cod Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 613 633 467 500 482 477 376 388 320 350
# Retained at Institution 343 348 246 277 259 256 207 217 189 171
% Retained at Institution 56.0% 55.0% 52.7% 55.4% 53.7% 53.7% 55.1% 55.9% 59.1% 48.9%
Retained Anywhere 400 416 291 307 306 272 220 239 210 211
% Retained Anywhere 65.3% 65.7% 62.3% 61.4% 63.5% 57.0% 58.5% 61.6% 65.6% 60.3%
Greenfield Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 192 325 307 266 206 198 189 189 143 131
# Retained at Institution 112 201 174 154 125 117 114 121 86 92
% Retained at Institution 58.3% 61.8% 56.7% 57.9% 60.7% 59.1% 60.3% 64.0% 60.1% 70.2%
Retained Anywhere 131 225 198 170 139 127 122 131 98 105
% Retained Anywhere 68.2% 69.2% 64.5% 63.9% 67.5% 64.1% 64.6% 69.3% 68.5% 80.2%
Holyoke Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 1,302 1,419 1,236 1,230 1,161 1,064 978 985 922 884
# Retained at Institution 835 839 691 753 675 629 567 512 529 508
% Retained at Institution 64.1% 59.1% 55.9% 61.2% 58.1% 59.1% 58.0% 52.0% 57.4% 57.5%
Retained Anywhere 939 947 786 827 759 683 622 594 591 565
% Retained Anywhere 72.1% 66.7% 63.6% 67.2% 65.4% 64.2% 63.6% 60.3% 64.1% 63.9%
MassBay Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 778 752 780 692 705 648 642 589 567 551
# Retained at Institution 471 423 406 370 399 392 338 337 316 290
% Retained at Institution 60.5% 56.2% 52.1% 53.5% 56.6% 60.5% 52.6% 57.2% 55.7% 52.6%
Retained Anywhere 571 522 593 471 486 429 373 403 381 361
% Retained Anywhere 73.4% 69.4% 76.0% 68.1% 68.9% 66.2% 58.1% 68.4% 67.2% 65.5%
Massasoit Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 1,290 1,248 1,141 1,224 1,211 1,279 1,179 1,072 1,034 918
# Retained at Institution 756 738 702 699 735 746 676 644 620 558
% Retained at Institution 58.6% 59.1% 61.5% 57.1% 60.7% 58.3% 57.3% 60.1% 60.0% 60.8%
Retained Anywhere 888 824 793 807 838 805 729 708 688 615
% Retained Anywhere 68.8% 66.0% 69.5% 65.9% 69.2% 62.9% 61.8% 66.0% 66.5% 67.0%
Middlesex Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 1,383 1,585 1,387 1,338 1,161 1,109 1,103 1,099 920 915
# Retained at Institution 815 921 776 843 726 684 677 695 562 557
% Retained at Institution 58.9% 58.1% 55.9% 63.0% 62.5% 61.7% 61.4% 63.2% 61.1% 60.9%
Retained Anywhere 979 1,114 906 977 859 770 762 804 660 652
% Retained Anywhere 70.8% 70.3% 65.3% 73.0% 74.0% 69.4% 69.1% 73.2% 71.7% 71.3%
Mt. Wachusett Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 725 699 680 653 626 590 499 480 525 410
# Retained at Institution 406 389 371 343 350 354 266 250 279 241
% Retained at Institution 56.0% 55.7% 54.6% 52.5% 55.9% 60.0% 53.3% 52.1% 53.1% 58.8%
Retained Anywhere 486 456 432 402 399 405 301 316 328 264
% Retained Anywhere 67.0% 65.2% 63.5% 61.6% 63.7% 68.6% 60.3% 65.8% 62.5% 64.4%
North Shore Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 1,043 1,218 1,081 919 923 907 732 695 627 682
# Retained at Institution 661 736 670 537 583 566 424 424 390 430
% Retained at Institution 63.4% 60.4% 62.0% 58.4% 63.2% 62.4% 57.9% 61.0% 62.2% 63.0%
Retained Anywhere 728 823 756 600 638 601 461 480 419 470
% Retained Anywhere 69.8% 67.6% 69.9% 65.3% 69.1% 66.3% 63.0% 69.1% 66.8% 68.9%
Northern Essex Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 818 932 852 666 831 822 756 745 706 698
# Retained at Institution 498 571 514 425 517 509 440 433 402 385
% Retained at Institution 60.9% 61.3% 60.3% 63.8% 62.2% 61.9% 58.2% 58.1% 56.9% 55.2%
Retained Anywhere 574 662 579 465 572 543 476 491 455 434
% Retained Anywhere 70.2% 71.0% 68.0% 69.8% 68.8% 66.1% 63.0% 65.9% 64.4% 62.2%
Quinsigamond Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 1,188 1,390 1,213 1,187 1,106 922 898 811 787 763
# Retained at Institution 695 830 718 675 637 513 496 442 424 433
% Retained at Institution 58.5% 59.7% 59.2% 56.9% 57.6% 55.6% 55.2% 54.5% 53.9% 56.7%
Retained Anywhere 780 923 801 741 707 559 536 503 487 484
% Retained Anywhere 65.7% 66.4% 66.0% 62.4% 63.9% 60.6% 59.7% 62.0% 61.9% 63.4%
Roxbury Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 296 364 324 301 283 225 178 92 74 99
# Retained at Institution 166 160 161 146 136 123 83 51 36 37
% Retained at Institution 56.1% 44.0% 49.7% 48.5% 48.1% 54.7% 46.6% 55.4% 48.6% 37.4%
Retained Anywhere 202 211 199 174 168 140 90 55 46 50
% Retained Anywhere 68.2% 58.0% 61.4% 57.8% 59.4% 62.2% 50.6% 59.8% 62.2% 50.5%
Springfield Technical Community College Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 958 1,010 820 852 825 920 891 842 667 728
# Retained at Institution 505 561 452 534 491 561 534 499 376 416
% Retained at Institution 52.7% 55.5% 55.1% 62.7% 59.5% 61.0% 59.9% 59.3% 56.4% 57.1%
Retained Anywhere 584 615 509 567 544 581 562 544 420 452
% Retained Anywhere 61.0% 60.9% 62.1% 66.5% 65.9% 63.2% 63.1% 64.6% 63.0% 62.1%
Community College Total Full-time First-Time Degree-Seeking Students 13,152 14,740 13,515 12,869 12,382 12,050 11,260 10,273 9,748 9,683
# Retained at Institution 7,833 8,569 7,779 7,590 7,351 7,251 6,541 6,030 5,714 5,659
% Retained at Institution 59.6% 58.1% 57.6% 59.0% 59.4% 60.2% 58.1% 58.7% 58.6% 58.4%
Retained Anywhere 9,022 9,791 8,957 8,519 8,333 7,777 7,061 6,832 6,474 6,363
% Retained Anywhere 68.6% 66.4% 66.3% 66.2% 67.3% 64.5% 62.7% 66.5% 66.4% 65.7%
Page created 4/25/2019
Source: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Cohort Identification: Cohort Identification: These are the Fall Term Credit Students, identified with a cohort when their current registration = New; their New Student Type = Degree-seeking; and enrollment is full-time with >= 12 credits. When a student is classified as First-time, Full-time, degrees seeking they are included in that year’s cohort.
Retained Anywhere is determined by finding students enrolled in the next Fall at other MA Public Institutions using Massachusetts Department of Higher Education data or elsewhere using NSC data.