ACBSP Accredited Program Performance

Student Learning Results (ACBSP Standard 4)

LIM College Performance Results (ACBSP Standard 6)

 

Graduates

  Fall 2009 cohort Fall 2010 cohort Fall 2011 cohort
  N % N % N %
Total Cohort 259   344   331  
Total Graduated 140 54% 187 54% 155 47%
Graduates by Major*            
   Fashion Merchandising            
      AAS 6 4% 3 2% 6 4%
      AOS 3 2% 3 2% 0 0%
      BBA 57 41% 78 42% 64 41%
      BPS 12 9% 21 11% 12 8%
   Management (BBA) 9 6% 14 7% 12 8%
   Marketing (BBA) 44 31% 54 29% 47 30%
   Visual Merchandising (BBA) 9 6% 14 7% 14 9%

* For graduates by major, N = the total number of graduates from each degree program, while % = the percentage of all graduates who graduated with that particular degree. All numbers reported are six-year graduation rates.

 

Two Year Retention Rates

  Fall 2013 cohort Fall 2014 cohort Fall 2015 cohort
  N Returned 2015-16 N Returned 2016-17 N Returned 2017-18
Total Cohort 298 187 285 170 269 166
Retention Rate   63%   60%   62%
Retention by Major*            
   Fashion Merchandising            
      AAS 9 44% 6 83% 9 56%
      AOS     2 50% 4 25%
      BBA 125 70% 123 64% 134 72%
      BPS 46 59% 23 74% 22 59%
   International Business (BS)     16 50% 12 50%
   Management (BBA) 25 68% 23 61% 14 64%
   Marketing (BBA) 41 76% 47 57% 42 69%
   Visual Merchandising (BBA) 30 67% 19 100% 13 54%

* For retention by major, N = the total number of students in the cohort enrolled in each degree program, while the second column represents the percentage of those students who were still enrolled at the College two years later. Retention rates by major are only reported for students who declare a major by the end of their second year. Programs accredited by ACBSP include Fashion Merchandising (AAS, AOS, BBA, and BPS), Management (BBA), Marketing (BBA), and Visual Merchandising (BBA).

 

Employment After Graduation

  Employment After Graduation
  Percentage of 2013-14 Graduates Employed Within 6 Months Percentage of 2014-15 Graduates Employed Within 6 Months Percentage of 2015-16 Graduates Employed Within 6 Months
Fashion Merchandising 91% 94% 91%
Management 90% 90% 100%
Marketing 86% 87% 87%
Visual Merchandising 95% 92% 96%