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.

Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne

Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is a comprehensive university in Fort Wayne, Indiana, offering associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs, as well as specialized certificate programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The university is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. It has the broadest scope of programs of all institutions of higher learning in northeast Indiana, offering more than 200 degree and certificate options. IPFW has a diverse enrollment of nearly 13,000 students encompassing many ages, races, and nationalities. Through exemplary standards in teaching, research, and service, IPFW demonstrates a commitment to excellence and lifelong learning. IPFW provides students the opportunity for success through its academic diversity, affordability, and flexibility. The university also offers a Division I athletics program, intramural sports, and more than 100 student clubs. Student housing is available in apartment-style units.
First-Time Full-Time

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2009

Number of students: 1,758

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27%
11%
10%
9%
43%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
21%
9%
17%
12%
41%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
9%
4%
32%
20%
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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne in the Fall of 2009. 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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 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.

Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
INDIANA UNIVERSITY-PURDUE UNIVERSITY-FORT WAYNE IN FALL 2009 BY SUMMER 2015
 
2009-10
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2012-13
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2013-14
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2014-15
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Bachelor's degree from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 0% 0% 1% 7% 19% 25%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 0% 0% 1% 2% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 0% 0% 2% 9% 21% 27%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 3% 7% 9%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 1% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 1% 4% 9% 11%
Enrolled at Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 97% 62% 46% 32% 17% 10%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 7% 13% 12% 6% 5%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 10% 10% 8% 6% 4%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 17% 23% 20% 12% 9%
Current Status Unknown 3% 21% 28% 35% 41% 43%
Full-Time Transfer

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2009

Number of students: 413

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39%
8%
4%
6%
43%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
32%
4%
19%
10%
35%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
9%
57%
14%
20%
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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne in the Fall of 2009. 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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 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 Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 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.

Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
INDIANA UNIVERSITY-PURDUE UNIVERSITY-FORT WAYNE IN FALL 2009 BY SUMMER 2015
 
2009-10
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2010-11
 
2011-12
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2012-13
 
2013-14
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2014-15
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Bachelor's degree from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 0% 8% 17% 30% 36% 38%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 0% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1%
= Total Graduated from Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 0% 9% 18% 32% 37% 39%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 4% 6% 7%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 2% 4% 6% 8%
Enrolled at Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 94% 57% 38% 19% 9% 4%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 9% 9% 6% 6% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 5% 5% 4% 5% 2%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
2% 14% 14% 10% 11% 6%
Current Status Unknown 4% 20% 28% 35% 37% 43%