In 2016, 176 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Orion College. 97.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 2.27% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (81 degrees), 1.13 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (72 degrees).
The average yearly cost of room and board at Orion College was of $8,820 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,780. The cost of room and board did not change between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 6.4% during the same period.
This chart compares the average student costs at Orion College (in red) with that of similar universities.
Orion College received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.
There were 221 students enrolled at Orion College in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Orion College has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
In N/A, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Orion College was N/A% (N/A admissions from N/A applications). This is approximately the same as the acceptance rate of N/A, which was N/A%. Between N/A and N/A, the number of applicants stayed by N/A%, while admissions stayed by N/A%.
This chart compares the acceptance rate of Orion College (in red) with that of other similar universities.
Orion College has a total enrollment of 221 students. The full-time enrollment at Orion College is 221 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Orion College are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Orion College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 48.9% White, 41.2% Black or African American, 4.98% Hispanic or Latino, 1.36% Asian, 0.905% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.452% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% Two or More Races.
Students enrolled at Orion College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (47.1%), followed by Black or African American Female (41.2%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.52%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.
Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Orion College was 43%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Orion College had a retention rate lower than its peers.
This chart shows the retention rate over time at Orion College (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.
Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 5 students (2.26%) did not report their race.
In 2016, 168 more women than men received degrees from Orion College. The majority of degree recipients at Orion College are black or african american (81 degrees awarded). There were 1.13 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (72 degrees).
The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Orion College is Registered Nursing (0 degrees awarded), followed by N/A and N/A.
The most specialized majors across all degree types at Orion College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (175 degrees awarded) and Business (1 degrees).
In 2016, 35% of students graduating from Orion College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 52% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 52% within 200%.
The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Special Focus Institutions Carnegie Classification group.
Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.
Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Hispanic or Latino Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)
The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Orion College is Male and Hispanic or Latino (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).
The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 6.25% of graduates (6 students) did not report their race.
The most common race/ethnicity at Orion College is black or african american (81 degrees awarded). There were 1.13 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (72 degrees).
2.84% of degree recipients (5 students) did not report their race.
The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Orion College is black or african american female (81 degrees awarded). There were 1.16 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (70 degrees).
Orion College has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $4 (N/A%), compared to the 0.512% average return ($49.1k on $9.59M) across all Special Focus Institutions.
In 2015, Orion College had a total expenditure of $5.57M. Of that $5.57M, they spent $5.45M on salaries and $5.57M on benefits.
Orion College employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Orion College are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Orion College are: Management, with 10 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 6 employees, and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 1 employees.
In 2015, Orion College paid a median of $5.45M in salaries, which represents 97.8% of their overall expenditure ($5.57M) and a 17.5% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0% growth from 2013 and a 0% growth from 2012.
In N/A, the most common positions for instructional staff at Orion College were N/A with N/A employees; N/A with N/A employees; and N/A with N/A employees.
In N/A, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Orion College were Management with 10 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 6 employees; and Computer, Engineering, and Science with 1 employees.