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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)
Total70.68%67.49%73.35%71.42%
4 years or high72.79%75.39%73.78%61.76%
2-4 years64.25%60.54%68.50%67.97%
less than 1 year74.81%73.18%74.34%75.09%