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.

Georgia Gwinnett College

Georgia Gwinnett College will be a premier 21st Century Liberal Arts College where learning will take place continuously in and beyond the confines of the traditional classroom. Its cornerstones will be innovative use of educational technology and a commitment to an integrated educational experience that develops the whole person. GGC will be a wellspring of educational innovation. It will be a dynamic learning community where faculty engagement in teaching and mentoring students will be the hallmark. It will be a driving force for change in student success. As such, it will be a model for innovative approaches to education, faculty engagement with students, and highly efficient student, facility, and administrative services. Georgia Gwinnett College provides access to targeted baccalaureate and associate level degrees that meet the economic development needs of the growing and diverse population of the northeast Atlanta metropolitan region. It emphasizes the innovative use of technology and active-learning environments to provide students enhanced learning experiences, practical opportunities to apply knowledge, increased scheduling flexibility, and a variety of course delivery options. Georgia Gwinnett’s outstanding faculty and staff actively engage students in various learning environments, serve as mentors and advisors, and assist students through programs designed to enhance their academic, social, and personal development. GGC produces contributing citizens and future leaders for Georgia and the nation. Its graduates are inspired to contribute to the local, state, national, and international communities and are prepared to anticipate and respond effectively to an uncertain and changing world.
First-Time Full-Time

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 1,615

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17%
19%
12%
14%
38%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
11%
12%
21%
20%
36%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
4%
4%
33%
24%
35%
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 Georgia Gwinnett College in the Fall of 2010. 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 Georgia Gwinnett College 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 Georgia Gwinnett College 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 Georgia Gwinnett College are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Georgia Gwinnett College 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.

Georgia Gwinnett College | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
GEORGIA GWINNETT COLLEGE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2013-14
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Georgia Gwinnett College 0% 0% 0% 4% 11% 17%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Georgia Gwinnett College 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Georgia Gwinnett College 0% 0% 0% 4% 11% 17%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 3% 9% 14%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 1% 3% 5%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 0% 4% 12% 19%
Enrolled at Georgia Gwinnett College 97% 71% 43% 33% 21% 12%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 6% 17% 17% 12% 8%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 5% 9% 7% 8% 6%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 11% 26% 24% 20% 14%
Current Status Unknown 3% 18% 31% 35% 36% 38%
Full-Time Transfer

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 546

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42%
17%
5%
9%
27%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
34%
9%
18%
14%
25%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
8%
63%
14%
15%
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 Georgia Gwinnett College in the Fall of 2010. 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 Georgia Gwinnett College 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 Georgia Gwinnett College 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 Georgia Gwinnett College are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Georgia Gwinnett College 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.

Georgia Gwinnett College | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
GEORGIA GWINNETT COLLEGE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
 
2010-11
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2011-12
 
2012-13
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
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Bachelor's degree from Georgia Gwinnett College 0% 8% 24% 34% 39% 42%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Georgia Gwinnett College 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Georgia Gwinnett College 0% 8% 24% 34% 39% 42%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 3% 7% 12% 14%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 2% 3% 3%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 4% 9% 15% 17%
Enrolled at Georgia Gwinnett College 97% 63% 30% 18% 9% 5%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 11% 16% 11% 6% 6%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 3% 4% 3% 4% 3%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 14% 20% 14% 10% 9%
Current Status Unknown 3% 15% 22% 25% 27% 27%