West Virginia Northern Community College (change college)

West Virginia Northern Community College

Strategic Measures

What is the college's overall performance, based on seven strategic performance measures?

Strategic Measure Outcome National Rank Among
All Colleges
National Rank Among
Small Public Colleges
Trend
Percentile Percentile
Graduation + transfer rate 18.0 % 4th 7th
First-year retention rate 79.0 % 19th 25th
Cost per student (FTE) $6,121 8th 5th
Cost per completion $34,392 22nd 11th
Completions per 100 FTE students 18 35th 40th
Cost of attrition * $0.5m N/A N/A
Student loan default rate 26.8 % 98th 99th
Salary to Cost Ratio 100.9 % 88th 92nd

* Amount spent by the college to educate first-year degree-seeking students (first-time, full-time) who did not begin a second year.