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Princeton University

Graduate Rate 97.48%
Male 96.53%
Female 98.46%
Retention Rate 98%

Graduation Rates at Princeton University

At Princeton University, the graduation rates was 97.48% in 2016. (1,278 students out of 1,311 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 639 male and 639 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 Princeton University.

Graduation Rate By Gender
Princeton University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,3111,27897.48%
Male66263996.53%
Female64963998.46%
[chart] Princeton University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,169 students completed their course in 4 years and 95 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 14 students graduated within 6 years, usually refered as 150% normal time.

Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Princeton University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less89.17% 86.40% 91.99%
5 Year96.41% 94.71% 98.15%
6 Year97.48% 96.53% 98.46%
[chart] Princeton 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
Princeton University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 100.00%
(1/1)
100.00%
(1/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
Asian 98.74%
(235/238)
98.23%
(111/113)
99.20%
(124/125)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 96.88%
(93/96)
96.55%
(28/29)
97.01%
(65/67)
Hispanic 94.29%
(99/105)
94.12%
(48/51)
94.44%
(51/54)
White 97.70%
(638/653)
96.95%
(350/361)
98.63%
(288/292)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.00%
(0/1)
0.00%
(0/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
Two or More Races 100.00%
(46/46)
100.00%
(18/18)
100.00%
(28/28)
Unknown 97.06%
(33/34)
94.44%
(17/18)
100.00%
(16/16)
Average 97.48%
(1,278/1,311)
96.53%
(639/662)
98.46%
(639/649)
[chart] Princeton 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 Princeton University, 133 of 137 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 97.08%.

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Princeton University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 133137 97.08%
Male 6670 94.29%
Female 6767 100.00%
[chart] Princeton 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 Princeton University, the retention rate is 98%.

Retention Rates
Princeton University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 98%%
[chart] Princeton 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 2016-2017.