Report shows IT Tralee has 27% dropout rate

The Institute of Technology Tralee has a dropout rate of 27%.

That’s according to a ten-year study by the Higher Education Authority of more than 34,000 students nationwide who started third level courses in 2007/08.

The findings show that a majority of students are dropping out of engineering and computing courses which have low CAO points.

The report shows that 76% of the students graduated within that period.