(gomocs.com) The University of Tennessee Athletics Department saw its Graduation Success Rate climb three points to 84% with the most recent cohort released by the NCAA today. This is the sixth consecutive year the Mocs have seen an increase in their graduation rates among student-athletes.
Since 2012, Chattanoogas GSR has increased 34 points from 50%. Leading the way for the Mocs this year are mens golf and volleyball, who both had 100% GSRs.
Softball (94), womens track & cross country (92), Soccer (91), mens tennis (91) and mens track & cross country (90) are all over 90%. Data released today reflect graduation numbers among student-athletes who entered school in 2011.
The success of our student-athletes in the classroom is one of the crown jewels of our athletics program, stated Vice Chancellor & Director of AthleticsMark Wharton. They achieve at a high level and get outstanding support from our coaches and support staff. Our goal has been, and will continue to be, a 100% graduation rate, and we are certainly moving in that direction.
ABOUT THE GSRThe Graduation Success Rate was developed by the NCAA as part of its academic reform initiative ...