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Ferrum College

History, General (54.0101)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




History
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BA/BS
2010 CIP Code: 540101

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesNo
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Date of Last Council Action (mm/yyyy)  07/1975
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-1814152
2018-1926232
2019-2014143
2020-2115172
2021-221155

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 2,376

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-18112
2018-19202
2019-20303
2020-21202
2021-22415
Five Year Summary12214
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years010014011014



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)2446%$9,408$36,230$47,961
2011-12 (8 years)3057%$28,344$43,409$55,549
2014-15 (5 years)3566%$26,238$37,700$46,338
2016-17 (3 years)2568%$24,866$34,702$43,384
2018-19 (18 months)NaN



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-171979.2%$ 26,811$ 32,203$ 35,516$ 43,613
2013-14 to 2017-181376.5%$ 27,000$ 34,358$ 37,499$ 43,613
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-171979.2%$ 44,953$ 56,523$ 55,373$ 67,270
2013-14 to 2017-181376.5%$ 49,376$ 62,825$ 60,664$ 68,140


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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