Retention, Graduation Job Placement

Retention: The first-to-second-year retention rate for first-time, full-time, first-year students from fall 2016 to fall 2017 was 79%. This retention rate has averaged 79% over the past three years.

Graduation: The six-year graduation rate for the first-time, full-time, first-year undergraduate cohort of fall 2011 was 68%. This rate has averaged 68% over the past three years.

The success of our students and alumni reflects on the quality education and services available to them at North Central College. For more information contact the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning and Peter Barger at or 630-637-5362.

Career Outcomes (pdf)