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Carnegie Mellon University

Graduate Rate 89.76%
Male 89.13%
Female 90.63%
Retention Rate 98%

Graduation Rates at Carnegie Mellon University

At Carnegie Mellon University, the graduation rates was 89.76% in 2016. (1,332 students out of 1,484 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 771 male and 561 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period.

Graduation Rates By Gender

Next table and chart describe the graduation rates (150% normal time) by gender at Carnegie Mellon University.

Graduation Rate By Gender
Carnegie Mellon University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,4841,33289.76%
Male86577189.13%
Female61956190.63%
[chart] Carnegie Mellon University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,119 students completed their course in 4 years and 172 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 41 students graduated within 6 years, usually refered as 150% normal time.

Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Carnegie Mellon University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less75.40% 72.83% 79.00%
5 Year86.99% 85.32% 89.34%
6 Year89.76% 89.13% 90.63%
[chart] Carnegie Mellon University BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Graduation Rates By Race

Next table and chart shows graduation rates by race/ethnicity. The numbers in parenthesis denotes number of completers over number of candidates for each category.

Graduation Rates By Race
Carnegie Mellon University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 100.00%
(1/1)
100.00%
(1/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
Asian 93.67%
(311/332)
94.25%
(164/174)
93.04%
(147/158)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 79.52%
(66/83)
75.00%
(39/52)
87.10%
(27/31)
Hispanic 83.04%
(93/112)
81.82%
(54/66)
84.78%
(39/46)
White 91.40%
(563/616)
91.46%
(332/363)
91.30%
(231/253)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100.00%
(1/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
100.00%
(1/1)
Two or More Races 84.62%
(55/65)
80.00%
(24/30)
88.57%
(31/35)
Unknown 85.26%
(81/95)
87.30%
(55/63)
81.25%
(26/32)
Average 89.76%
(1,332/1,484)
89.13%
(771/865)
90.63%
(561/619)
[chart] Carnegie Mellon University Graduation Rates By Race

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Non-resident alien student is not a US citizen and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in US. At Carnegie Mellon University, 161 of 179 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 89.94%.

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Carnegie Mellon University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 161179 89.94%
Male 102116 87.93%
Female 5963 93.65%
[chart] Carnegie Mellon University Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Carnegie Mellon University, the retention rate is 98%.

Retention Rates
Carnegie Mellon University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 98%%
[chart] Carnegie Mellon University Retention Rate
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2015-2016.