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Consumer Right to Know

Gender
Ethnicity
Federal Pell Grant
Retention Rates
Graduation Rates
Top Employers
Job Placement by College
Top Universities for Further Education
 

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GENDER

34% Male 66% Female 
*As of 10/28/13; "unknown" not included in %.  

RACE / ETHNICITY
American Indian >1%                                                                                               
Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 5%
Black or African American 19%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
White 70%
Two or more races 3%
Source: Fall 2014 Databook
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RETENTION RATE
(for certificate or degree-seeking, first-time undergraduate students) 
  • Full-time students - 79%
  • Part-time students - 44%
Source: Fall 2013 Databook
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FEDERAL PELL GRANT RECIPIENTS - 57%
Source: US Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2012. Based on undergraduate student 2011-12.
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GRADUATION RATES
*Fall 2006 cohort of certificate or degree-seeking, first-time, full time, undergraduates graduating in 150% time.
  • Overall 35%
  • Male 34%
  • Female 36%
Graduates by Race / Ethnicity
  • Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 33%
  • Black or African American 9%
  • Hispanic/Latino 13%
  • White 34%
  • Unknown 46%
Graduates by Grant/Loan Type
  • Graduates with federal Pell Grant - 14%
  • Graduates with Stafford Loan (excluding those with Pell grant) - 37%
  • Graduates with neither Pell Grant or Stafford Loan - 54%
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TOP EMPLOYERS of DU GRADS
  • Advantage Health (Mercy Health Physician Partners)
  • AT&T
  • Beaumont Health System
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Chemical Bank
  • Cherry Street Health Services
  • Covenant Health Care
  • Davenport University
  • Farmers Insurance
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Gordon Good Service
  • Haworth

*From 2014 Graduate Follow-Up Survey

  • Holland Hospital
  • Kellogg Company
  • Metro Health Hospital
  • MidMichigan Medical Center
  • Plante Moran
  • Perrigo
  • PNC Bank
  • Saint Mary's Health Care (Mercy Health)
  • Sparrow
  • Spectrum Health
  • St. Mary's of Michigan (Ascension Health)
  • State of Michigan
  • Steelcase
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Job Placement by College
Job Placement Rate by College
*From 2012-2013 Graduating Class, updated August 2014
Universities Chosen by DU Grads for Further Education
  • Cappella University
  • Cornerstone University
  • Davenport University
  • Delta College
  • Ferris State University
  • Grand Rapids Community College
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Kellogg Community College
  • Michigan State University
  • Oakland Community College
  • Oakland University
  • Saginaw Valley State University
  • Thomas Cooley Law School
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Phoenix
  • Walden University

*From 2014 Graduate Follow-Up Survey

 
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