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Average Transfer-out Rate At Illinois Colleges

What Is The Average Transfer-out Rate In Illinois?

The transfer-out rate is a percentage graduate candidates who transferred-out to other schools. The average transfer-out rate of Illinois colleges is 21.13%. It includes all institutions' rate (i.e. 4-years and 2-years or less) where the transfer-out information is available. In public colleges, the transfer-out rate is 19.58% and private schools' rate is 27.04%. By school levels, the transfer out rate is 26.97% and community colleges' rate is 17.43% in Illinois.
By gender, the female students' transfer-out rate is 8.58% and male students' rate is 6.55%.
The next schools are the top 5 Illinois colleges that have the highest transfer-out rate. Concordia University-Chicago has the highest transfer-out rate of 43% among Illinois colleges. Eastern Illinois University and Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville also have higher transfer-out rate of 33% and 33% respectively. For the ranking, we exclude community colleges and four-colleges with less than 5,000 students.
The following table summarizes the average transfer-out rate in Illinois.
The Average Transfer-out Rate In Illinois
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total21.13%19.58%27.04%7.50%
4 years or high26.97%37.00%27.04%9.67%
2-4 years17.43%17.77%-1.00%
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Transfer-out Rate for BS Degree Granting Schools

For the four-years Illinois institutions where BS degree grants, the average transfer-out rate is 7.65%. 3,801 students transferred-out to other schools among 49,704 graduate candidates. 32,060 students graduated in 150% of normal time (i.e. 6 years) and 647 students are still enrolled in Illinois colleges.
The following table summarizes the transfer-out rate by gender with the graduation rate for Illinois collegesNumbers in parentheses in each column indicate the number of students over candidates in the corresponding category.
Transfer-out Rate by Gender at Illinois colleges
TotalFemale StudentsMale Students
Transfer-out7.65%
(3,801/49,704)
6.55%
(1,503/22,934)
8.58%
(2,298/26,770)
Graduation Rate (in 150% normal time)64.50%
(32,060/49,704)
62.44%
(14,321/22,934)
66.26%
(17,739/26,770)
No longer Enrolled1.30%
(647/49,704)
1.70%
(390/22,934)
0.96%
(257/26,770)
Still Enrolled26.25%
(13,049/49,704)
29.09%
(6,671/22,934)
23.83%
(6,378/26,770)