Sources

Graduation Rate

Published Average Graduation Rates for Universities Focused on Non-Traditional Working Adult Students
https://www.brandman.edu/files/attachments/2014-Grad-Rates.pdf

 

Student Loan Default Rate

The FY 2011 3-year national cohort default rate is 13.7%
U.S. Department of Education. "Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates for Schools," Default Prevention and Management. 22 Sept 2014. Web. 07 Jan 2015.
http://www2.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/defaultmanagement/cdr.html

The FY 2011 3-year Brandman University cohort default rate is 3.5%
U.S. Department of Education. "Official 3-Year Cohort Default Rate Search for Postsecondary Schools Fiscal Years 2011, 2010, 2009" Default Prevention and Management. 22 Sept 2014. Web. 07 Jan 2015.
http://www.nslds.ed.gov/nslds_SA/defaultmanagement/search_cohort_3yr2011CY.cfm

 

School of Arts & Sciences

Social Work is an in demand field per data collected by California Development Departments.
Employment Development Department, State of California. "Detailed Guide for Child Family and School Social Workers in California." California Occupational Guides. n.d. Web. 26 02 2013.
http://www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov/OccGuides/detail.aspx?Soccode=211021&Geography=0601000000

 

School of Education

Brandman University School of Education a the second largest provider of teaching credentials among independent universities in California.
Suckow, Marjorie. "Table 1A Multiple Subject, Single Subject, and Special Education Internship Credentials." Teacher Supply in California: A Report to the Legislature. Annual Report 2012-2013. Apr 2014 Web. 01 13 2015.
https://www.brandman.edu/files/TS-2012-2013-AnnualRpt.pdf

 

School of Nursing

California Alone needs 80% more neonatal nurses, 80% more pediatric nurses, 90% more psychiatric nurses.
"First Report to the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Congress." National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice. Nov. 2001 Web. 26 02 2013.
http://www.hrsa.gov/advisorycommittees/bhpradvisory/nacnep/Reports/firstreport.pdf