This information reported in accordance with guidelines from the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (ACEJMC) which requires its accredited programs to provide retention and graduation data to the public. Data are to be published on the program's website and updated annually. For more information about ACEJMC and the accrediting standards, go to http://www2.ku.edu/~acejmc/.
The retention and graduation rate data below includes full-time, first-time students with a Mass Communications intended or declared major during their cohort term. Graduation rates reflect students that earned a degree at St. Cloud State in any major.
|Cohort Term||Cohort Count||Returned for 2nd Year||Returned for 3rd Year||Returned for 4th Year|
|Cohort Count||End of 4th Year||End of 5th Year||End of 6th Year|
Major enrollment is measured on the 30th day of classes for each fall term. Students with an intended status have not applied and been admitted to the major.
|Fall 2008||Fall 2009||Fall 2010||Fall 2011||Fall 2012|
|Mass Communications, Intended||291||282||233||219||249|
|Mass Communications, BS||345||331||342||294||239|
|Mass Communications, MS||25||27||19||23||20|
The number of degrees awarded is based on the summer, fall, and spring terms.