Students Find Success in the Independent Sector

News Date: 4/26/2017

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  • Graduation rates for first-time students entering a baccalaureate program at New York’s private, not-for-profit colleges and universities have increased steadily over the decade.
  • The Independent Sector’s six-year graduation rate exceeds the national rate for Independent Sector institutions, 65 percent.[1]


[1] National Center for Education Statistics, six-year graduation rate