JMU PA Program Student Attrition

Graduated Classes Class of 2018 Class of 2019 Class of 2020
Maximum entering class
size
(as approved by ARC-PA)
30 30 32
Entering class size 30 30 32
Graduates 30 27 32
* Attrition rate 0% 10% 0%
**Graduation rate 100% 90% 100%

*Attrition rate calculation: Number of students who attritted from cohort divided by the entering class size.

**Graduation rate: Number of cohort graduates divided by the entering class size.

Comments:

  • The table above reflects total cohort attrition.
  • Attrition includes 1) student withdrawal, 2) student dismissal, and 3) student deceleration, per ARC-PA Standards.
  • Student dismissal can occur for academic or professionalism reasons.