|2002 - 2003 Graduation Rate|
For the 2002-2003 reporting year, graduation rate calculation is based on information collected as of 2001-2002 measurement year.
Individual student tracking methodology is used to capture student entry date, transfers in and out of a program, and the program of study the student graduates from within the program completion time frame. The calculation for each program is:
The program completion time frame refers to the maximum total calendar time allowed for completing a program, in order to be counted as a graduate in the graduation rate calculation. The completion time frame equals approximately 200% of the normal program duration. A student who graduates after the allowed completion time frame, is not counted as a graduate.