Graduation rates give the percentage of students from a cohort that graduated within 1.5 times the stated length of the program. The rates reported here include all program levels. There are many reasons students do not complete their program in the reported timeframe. Some students are unable to continue for various personal reasons and stop out. Other students are working on their studies part-time and complete the program in a timeframe that is longer than what is reported.
Graduate Employment Rate
Students study at VC for many reasons. Some come as an opportunity to solidify their faith before moving on to further education in secular vocations. Others come for personal development or interest. However, many learners study at VC as they are seeking vocational ministry. The reported rates include only diploma and degree students as they are eligible for ministry credentialing.