Shannon Newman, PhD
The first-time student success dashboard allows cohort monitoring of students through their programs and milestone completion as well as post-graduate information. These data are useful for institutional interventions geared toward specific student populations.
Explore the four choices below "Student Success Data" to examine student retention data, program completion rates, achievement rates of specific milestones, and post-college success metrics. Each section provides you with:
By default, the data presented is aggregate for the SBCTC system. You may compare an individual college to the entire SBCTC system. For instance, in the example below, when you select the “Green River” college filter, you can examine the data for Green River only next to the data for all other colleges in the SBCTC system.
Alternatively, you may wish to compare your individual college with a subset of peer colleges that may be more similar in terms of geographic location, size, or student demographics. To do this:
It may be useful for you to inspect individual data points to get a sense of how many students are being considered in the percentage. To do this, for any given dashboard, simply hover your cursor over the data point you are curious about.
At the bottom of any given dashboard, click on the "Revert" button to restore the dashboard to its default setting (a setting with no filters applied).