Graduation Rate

Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time
48% vs. 41.9% national median
Graduation Rates for Buena Vista University
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
within 4 years 42% earned a bachelor degree
within 5 years 53% earned a bachelor degree
within 6 years 55% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Buena Vista University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Buena Vista University is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.

Post Graduation Earnings

Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,200 vs. $34,300 national median
Average salary after attending Buena Vista University
Years Average Earnings
after 6 years $33,900 per year
after 7 years $35,700 per year
after 8 years $38,300 per year
after 9 years $38,900 per year
after 10 years $41,200 per year

10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Buena Vista University students who are working and no longer in school is $41,200, which is 20% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.

Student Loan Debt Upon Graduation

Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates
$24,022
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans
76%

Student Loan Repayment

Median Loan Payment
$248 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans
59% vs. 47% national average

If you are having trouble affording your Buena Vista University student loan debt, explore your options.

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153001 IPEDS survey data for Buena Vista University.