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University of California-Berkeley

Graduate Rate 91.72%
Male 89.73%
Female 93.41%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
97% / 83%

Graduation Rates at University of California-Berkeley

At University of California-Berkeley, the graduation rates was 91.72% in 2016. (3,743 students out of 4,081 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 1,687 male and 2,056 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 University of California-Berkeley.

Graduation Rate By Gender
University of California-Berkeley
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total4,0813,74391.72%
Male1,8801,68789.73%
Female2,2012,05693.41%
[chart] University of California-Berkeley Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

3,109 students completed their course in 4 years and 551 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 83 students graduated within 6 years, usually refered as 150% normal time.

Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
University of California-Berkeley
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less76.18% 73.30% 78.65%
5 Year89.68% 87.18% 91.82%
6 Year91.72% 89.73% 93.41%
[chart] University of California-Berkeley 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
University of California-Berkeley
TotalMaleFemale
Asian 94.85%
(1,417/1,494)
93.58%
(656/701)
95.96%
(761/793)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 70.73%
(58/82)
56.25%
(18/32)
80.00%
(40/50)
Hispanic 88.73%
(370/417)
86.84%
(132/152)
89.81%
(238/265)
White 91.18%
(1,065/1,168)
88.85%
(486/547)
93.24%
(579/621)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 77.78%
(7/9)
50.00%
(2/4)
100.00%
(5/5)
Two or More Races 91.76%
(167/182)
88.61%
(70/79)
94.17%
(97/103)
Unknown 91.15%
(237/260)
90.98%
(121/133)
91.34%
(116/127)
Average 91.72%
(3,743/4,081)
89.73%
(1,687/1,880)
93.41%
(2,056/2,201)
[chart] University of California-Berkeley 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 University of California-Berkeley, 422 of 469 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 89.98%.

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
University of California-Berkeley
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 422469 89.98%
Male 202232 87.07%
Female 220237 92.83%
[chart] University of California-Berkeley 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 University of California-Berkeley, the retention rate is 97% for full-time students and 83 % for part-time students.

Retention Rates
University of California-Berkeley
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 97%83%
[chart] University of California-Berkeley 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.