Sources

Graduation Rate

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

 

Student Loan Default Rate

The FY 2012 3-year national cohort default rate is 11.8%
U.S. Department of Education. "Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates for Schools," Default Prevention and Management. 28 Sept 2015. Web. 22 Oct 2015.
http://www2.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/defaultmanagement/cdr.html

The FY 2012 3-year Brandman University cohort default rate is 3.3%
U.S. Department of Education. "Official 3-Year Cohort Default Rate Search for Postsecondary Schools Fiscal Year 2012, 2011, 2010" Default Prevention and Management. 28 Sept 2015. Web. 22 Oct 2015.
https://www.nslds.ed.gov/nslds/nslds_SA/defaultmanagement/search_cohort_3yrCY_2012.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 is the fourth largest provider of teaching credentials among private/independent universities in California.
Suckow, Marjorie and Lynette Roby. "Table 1 Institutions of Higher Education (IHE) Recommended Multiple Subject, Single Subject, and Education Specialist Credentials July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015." Teacher Supply in California: A Report to the Legislature. Annual Report 2014-2015. Apr 2016 Web. 05 16 2016.
PDF icon Teacher Supply in California A Report to the Legislature Annual Report

 

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