Updating graduates educational programs
The next largest percentage increase was in the field of health professions and related programs (120 percent, from 46,700 to 103,000 degrees).
About 59 percent of students who began seeking a bachelor's degree at a 4-year institution in fall 2009 completed that degree within 6 years; the graduation rate was higher for females than for males (62 percent vs. Includes institutions that have an open admission policy, institutions that have various applicant acceptance rates, and institutions for which no acceptance rate information is available.
Datasets include year-over-year enrollments, program completions, graduation rates, faculty and staff, finances, institutional prices, and student financial aid. Students at Jones Elementary School in Springdale, Arkansas face many potential obstacles to learning, including poverty, hunger, and trouble speaking and reading English. Continued Ed Games Week wrapped up with a 48-hour Education Game Jam that brought together over one hundred veteran and independent game developers, teachers, and students. Retained first-time undergraduates are those who returned to the institutions to continue their studies the following fall. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2016, Fall Enrollment component; and Fall 2014, Institutional Characteristics component.Although rounded numbers are displayed, the figures are based on unrounded estimates. See The retention rate (i.e., the percentage of students returning the following fall) among first-time, full-time degree-seeking students who enrolled at 4-year degree-granting institutions in 2014 was 81 percent."Business" includes business, management, marketing, and related support services, and personal and culinary services. See Of the 20 fields in which the most master's degrees were conferred in 2014–15, more degrees were conferred in 2014–15 than in 2004–05 for all fields except education.During this period, the largest percentage increase in the number of master's degrees conferred was in the field of homeland security, law enforcement, and firefighting (142 percent, from 4,000 to 9,600 degrees).