2016 National Freshman Motivation to Complete College ReportMotivational barriers to college completion for incoming college freshmen, with recommendations for action
Download this annual report (below) to explore 85 facets of incoming students’ motivation to finish college encompassing a wide range of noncognitive concerns. This report is based on nearly 100,000 student survey responses in 2015 to the College Student Inventory™, a college completion risk survey of the Retention Management System Plus™ from Ruffalo Noel Levitz. Note: From 2006-15, this report was titled the National Freshman Attitudes Report.
How can colleges and universities address these barriers to raise completion rates? See recommendations for action, page 6.