Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Student Right-to-Know: Success Rates

Retention, Completion, and Transfer Rates

MetricPercentage of Students
Fall to Spring Semester Retention Rate+ 75.6%
Fall to Fall Semester Retention Rate+ 59.3%
Completion Rate (150% time)* 29%
Completion Rate (200% time)* 33%
Transfer Rate* 22%

+Source: SVCC FY 2013 data, *Source: 2013 IPEDS

For more data about how SVCC is performing, see Sauk’s Strategic Planning Dashboard.

Or examine the latest IPEDS data set.

Graduation Rates

First-time full-time degree seeking students Cohort Tracking Group Beginning Fall 2006. 

Traditional College Students:

  • Appoximately 33% of the first-time full-time degree/certificate-seeking students complete their program within 3 years.
  • Approximately 53% of first-time full-time degree/certificate-seeking students either graduated, are still at SVCC, or transferred to another public institution within 3 years.

Source: IPEDS report

Scholarship Athletes

  • Approximately 24% of the scholarship athletes complete their program within 3 years.
  • Approximately 75.8% of the scholarship athletes either graduated, are still at SVCC, or transferred to another public institution within 3 years.

Source: ICCB GRS report