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Colleges The Average Retention Rate

What Is The Average Retention Rate?

The Average Retention Rate for U.S colleges/universities is 71%. Next table summarizes The Average Retention Rate in United States.
Colleges The Average Retention Rate
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total70.65%67.54%73.36%71.31%
4 years or high72.51%74.38%73.70%61.76%
2-4 years64.81%61.49%68.29%68.32%
less than 1 year74.72%74.14%76.66%74.72%