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Vanderbilt University

Graduate Rate 92.43%
Male 90.93%
Female 93.99%
Retention Rate 97%

Graduation Rates at Vanderbilt University

At Vanderbilt University, the graduation rates was 92.43% in 2016. (1,477 students out of 1,598 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 742 male and 735 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 Vanderbilt University.

Graduation Rate By Gender
Vanderbilt University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,5981,47792.43%
Male81674290.93%
Female78273593.99%
[chart] Vanderbilt University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,397 students completed their course in 4 years and 63 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 17 students graduated within 6 years, usually refered as 150% normal time.

Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Vanderbilt University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less87.42% 83.95% 91.05%
5 Year91.36% 89.71% 93.09%
6 Year92.43% 90.93% 93.99%
[chart] Vanderbilt 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
Vanderbilt University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 100.00%
(9/9)
100.00%
(4/4)
100.00%
(5/5)
Asian 94.95%
(94/99)
94.12%
(48/51)
95.83%
(46/48)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 90.91%
(130/143)
89.29%
(50/56)
91.95%
(80/87)
Hispanic 88.19%
(127/144)
86.11%
(62/72)
90.28%
(65/72)
White 93.64%
(942/1,006)
92.22%
(486/527)
95.20%
(456/479)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100.00%
(1/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
100.00%
(1/1)
Two or More Races 88.24%
(75/85)
88.10%
(37/42)
88.37%
(38/43)
Unknown 83.33%
(20/24)
69.23%
(9/13)
100.00%
(11/11)
Average 92.43%
(1,477/1,598)
90.93%
(742/816)
93.99%
(735/782)
[chart] Vanderbilt 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 Vanderbilt University, 79 of 87 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 90.80%.

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Vanderbilt University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 7987 90.80%
Male 4651 90.20%
Female 3336 91.67%
[chart] Vanderbilt 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 Vanderbilt University, the retention rate is 97%.

Retention Rates
Vanderbilt University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 97%0%
[chart] Vanderbilt 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.