The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

Kentucky State University

Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts, and 1890 land-grant university, affords access to and prepares a diverse student population of traditional and non-traditional students to compete in a multifaceted, ever-changing global society by providing student-centered learning while integrating teaching, research, and service through high-quality undergraduate and select graduate programs. Kentucky State University is committed to keeping relevant its legacy of service by proactively engaging the community in partnerships on civic projects driven by the objective of positively impacting the quality of life of the citizens of the Commonwealth.

Bachelor's Seeking Model

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2007

Number of students: 522

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18%
7%
8%
15%
52%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
15%
4%
15%
21%
45%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
8%
25%
26%
41%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown
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The SAM Bachelor’s Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor’s degree program at Kentucky State University in the Fall of 2007. The students’ progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Kentucky State University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Kentucky State University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Kentucky State University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Kentucky State University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Kentucky State University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
KENTUCKY STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2007 BY SUMMER 2013
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2011-12
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2012-13
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2013-14
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Bachelor's degree from Kentucky State University 0% 0% 0% 8% 15% 18%
+ Associate degree from Kentucky State University 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Kentucky State University 0% 0% 0% 8% 15% 18%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 3% 5%
+ Associate degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 0% 1% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 1% 0% 4% 7%
Enrolled at Kentucky State University 96% 51% 41% 25% 15% 8%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 9% 12% 14% 11% 9%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 13% 15% 12% 9% 5%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
2% 22% 26% 26% 21% 15%
Current Status Unknown 2% 27% 32% 41% 45% 52%

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2007

Number of students: 69

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43%
8%
4%
9%
36%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
31%
5%
17%
16%
31%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
10%
51%
13%
26%
WITHIN 2 YEARS
Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown
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The SAM Bachelor’s Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor’s degree program at Kentucky State University in the Fall of 2007. The students’ progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Kentucky State University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Kentucky State University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Kentucky State University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Kentucky State University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Kentucky State University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
KENTUCKY STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2007 BY SUMMER 2013
 
2008-09
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2009-10
 
2010-11
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2013-14
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Bachelor's degree from Kentucky State University 0% 9% 20% 30% 41% 42%
+ Associate degree from Kentucky State University 0% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1%
= Total Graduated from Kentucky State University 0% 10% 23% 31% 42% 43%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 4% 7% 7%
+ Associate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 0% 5% 8% 8%
Enrolled at Kentucky State University 97% 51% 29% 17% 4% 4%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 10% 14% 13% 7% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 3% 3% 3% 6% 4%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 13% 17% 16% 13% 9%
Current Status Unknown 3% 26% 31% 31% 33% 36%