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Cornell University Outcomes

Graduate Rate 93.39%
Male 91.90%
Female 94.90%
Retention Rate 97%

Graduation Rates at Cornell University

At Cornell University, the graduation rates was 93.39% (3,082 students out of 3,300 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 1,520 male and 1,562 female students have 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 Cornell University. Last year, the graduation rate was 93.39%. where 3,082 students out of 3,300 candidate completed their degree.

Graduation Rate By Gender
Cornell University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,3003,08293.39%
Male1,6541,52091.90%
Female1,6461,56294.90%
[Chart] Cornell University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

2,821 students completed their course in 4 years and 199 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 62 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.

Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Cornell University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less85.48% 82.35% 88.64%
5 Year91.52% 89.24% 93.80%
6 Year93.39% 91.90% 94.90%
[Chart] Cornell 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
Cornell University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 57.14%
(4/7)
66.67%
(2/3)
50.00%
(2/4)
Asian 95.49%
(529/554)
95.00%
(247/260)
95.92%
(282/294)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 90.38%
(188/208)
88.51%
(77/87)
91.74%
(111/121)
Hispanic 93.14%
(353/379)
91.53%
(173/189)
94.74%
(180/190)
White 93.90%
(1,294/1,378)
92.60%
(688/743)
95.43%
(606/635)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 50.00%
(1/2)
50.00%
(1/2)
0.00%
(0/0)
Two or More Races 92.75%
(128/138)
93.85%
(61/65)
91.78%
(67/73)
Unknown 91.80%
(291/317)
87.82%
(137/156)
95.65%
(154/161)
Average 93.39%
(3,082/3,300)
91.90%
(1,520/1,654)
94.90%
(1,562/1,646)
[Chart] Cornell 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 United States. At Cornell University, 294 of 317 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 92.74%.

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Cornell University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 294317 92.74%
Male 13414989.93%
Female 16016895.24%
[Chart] Cornell 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 Cornell University, the retention rate is 97%.

Retention Rates
Cornell University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 97%-
[Chart] Cornell University Retention Rate