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.

University of West Georgia

The University of West Georgia (UWG), a charter member of the University System of Georgia, is a residential, comprehensive university with approximately 13,500 students, including an active international student population from more than 70 countries. UWG provides selectively-focused undergraduate and graduate public higher education to the people of west Georgia and beyond. The University is also committed to regional outreach through a collaborative network of external degree centers, course offerings at off-campus instructional sites, and an extensive program of continuing education for personal and professional development. Opportunities for intellectual and personal development are provided through quality teaching, scholarly inquiry, creative endeavor, and service for the public good.
First-Time Full-Time

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2011

Number of students: 1,924

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40%
16%
6%
11%
27%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
34%
12%
14%
16%
24%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
15%
5%
36%
21%
23%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of West Georgia in the Fall of 2011. 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of West Georgia 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.

University of West Georgia | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF WEST GEORGIA IN FALL 2011 BY SUMMER 2017
 
2011-12
 
2012-13
 
2013-14
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2014-15
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2015-16
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2016-17
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Bachelor's degree from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 1% 15% 34% 40%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 1% 15% 34% 40%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 2% 8% 11%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 1% 2% 3% 4% 5%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 1% 2% 5% 12% 16%
Enrolled at University of West Georgia 99% 72% 57% 36% 14% 6%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 8% 15% 16% 11% 8%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 6% 7% 5% 5% 3%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 14% 22% 21% 16% 11%
Current Status Unknown 1% 13% 18% 23% 24% 27%
Full-Time Transfer

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2011

Number of students: 593

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61%
11%
1%
5%
22%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
52%
6%
14%
9%
19%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
20%
1%
58%
11%
10%
WITHIN 2 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of West Georgia in the Fall of 2011. 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of West Georgia 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.

University of West Georgia | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF WEST GEORGIA IN FALL 2011 BY SUMMER 2017
 
2011-12
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2012-13
 
2013-14
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2014-15
 
2015-16
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2016-17
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Bachelor's degree from University of West Georgia 5% 20% 39% 52% 59% 61%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from University of West Georgia 5% 20% 39% 52% 59% 61%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 2% 5% 7% 8%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 3%
= Total Graduated from another institution 1% 1% 3% 6% 10% 11%
Enrolled at University of West Georgia 93% 58% 31% 14% 4% 1%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 9% 10% 7% 6% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 11% 11% 9% 7% 5%
Current Status Unknown 0% 10% 16% 19% 20% 22%
First-Time Part-Time

First-Time Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2007

Number of students: 85

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23%
23%
8%
46%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
21%
21%
2%
4%
52%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
17%
17%
8%
10%
48%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of West Georgia 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.

University of West Georgia | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF WEST GEORGIA IN FALL 2007 BY SUMMER 2017
 
2007-08
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2012-13
 
2013-14
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2014-15
 
2015-16
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2016-17
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Bachelor's degree from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 0% 4% 11% 17% 20% 21% 23% 23%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 0% 4% 11% 17% 20% 21% 23% 23%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 1% 1% 2% 4% 6% 6% 7% 8% 8%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 1% 6% 9% 9% 11% 14% 14% 13% 15%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 2% 7% 11% 13% 17% 20% 21% 21% 23%
Enrolled at University of West Georgia 95% 50% 35% 25% 17% 8% 4% 2% 0% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 5% 10% 12% 6% 4% 2% 1% 5% 5%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 10% 13% 12% 8% 6% 2% 3% 5% 3%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 15% 23% 24% 14% 10% 4% 4% 10% 8%
Current Status Unknown 4% 33% 35% 36% 45% 48% 52% 52% 46% 46%
Part-Time Transfer

Part-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2007

Number of students: 124

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47%
16%
1%
5%
31%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
46%
13%
3%
3%
35%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
43%
11%
3%
8%
35%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia 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 University of West Georgia are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of West Georgia 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.

University of West Georgia | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Part-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF WEST GEORGIA IN FALL 2007 BY SUMMER 2017
 
2007-08
 
2008-09
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2012-13
 
2013-14
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2014-15
 
2015-16
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2016-17
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Bachelor's degree from University of West Georgia 0% 9% 18% 28% 38% 43% 44% 46% 46% 47%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of West Georgia 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from University of West Georgia 0% 9% 18% 28% 38% 43% 44% 46% 46% 47%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 1% 5% 8% 9% 9% 9% 10% 10% 12%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 1% 0% 1% 3% 2% 2% 3% 4% 4%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 2% 5% 9% 12% 11% 11% 13% 14% 16%
Enrolled at University of West Georgia 96% 53% 33% 21% 10% 3% 3% 3% 1% 1%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 9% 4% 4% 2% 4% 6% 3% 6% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 2% 5% 7% 4% 4% 1% 0% 1% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 11% 9% 11% 6% 8% 7% 3% 7% 5%
Current Status Unknown 3% 25% 35% 31% 34% 35% 35% 35% 32% 31%