University Office for Planning and Budgeting

University of Illinois: Champaign-Urbana, Chicago, Springfield

Complete College America

Brief Description:
The purposes of the Complete College America metrics are to: 1) inform/help policymakers and the general public to understand how students (particularly underserved, low-income, and minority young adults), institutions of higher education, and the state are faring in college completion; 2) assist policymakers and institutions of higher education identify specific challenges and analyze opportunities for improvement; 3) show progress by establishing a fair baseline and evidencing progress over time to boost completion rates; and 4) hold students, institutions of higher education, and the state accountable to the general public and to policymakers investing taxpayer dollars in higher education and its continued success.

Contact Information:
Kristopher D. Smith | | 217-244-9743

Final Report Issue Date:
This annual report is submitted each February.


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