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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 94.14%
Male 92.73%
Female 95.42%
Retention Rate 96%

Graduation Rates at Cornell University

At Cornell University, the graduation rates was 94.14% (2,987 students out of 3,173 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 1,403 male and 1,584 female students have graduated from the school last year by 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 94.14%. where 2,987 students out of 3,173 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Cornell University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,1732,98794.14%
Male1,5131,40392.73%
Female1,6601,58495.42%
[Chart] Cornell University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

2,787 students completed their course in 4 years and 172 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 28 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Cornell University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less87.83% 86.45% 89.10%
5 Year93.26% 91.67% 94.70%
6 Year94.14% 92.73% 95.42%
[Chart] Cornell University BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Graduation Rates By Race

The 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 73.33%
(11/15)
57.14%
(4/7)
87.50%
(7/8)
Asian 96.12%
(619/644)
95.36%
(267/280)
96.70%
(352/364)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 89.69%
(200/223)
84.47%
(87/103)
94.17%
(113/120)
Hispanic 90.16%
(394/437)
89.13%
(205/230)
91.30%
(189/207)
White 95.12%
(1,130/1,188)
94.39%
(589/624)
95.92%
(541/564)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 75.00%
(3/4)
100.00%
(1/1)
66.67%
(2/3)
Two or More Races 95.10%
(136/143)
93.33%
(56/60)
96.39%
(80/83)
Unknown 94.44%
(221/234)
93.68%
(89/95)
94.96%
(132/139)
Average 94.14%
(2,987/3,173)
92.73%
(1,403/1,513)
95.42%
(1,584/1,660)
[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, 273 of 285 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 95.79%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Cornell University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 273285 95.79%
Male 10511392.92%
Female 16817297.67%
[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 96%.
Retention Rates
Cornell University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate96%-
[Chart] Cornell University Retention Rate