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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 67.10%
Male 63.22%
Female 69.46%
Transfer-Out Rate 15%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
83% / 58%

Graduation Rates at Grand Valley State University

At Grand Valley State University, the graduation rates was 67.10% (2,745 students out of 4,091 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 978 male and 1,767 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 Grand Valley State University. Last year, the graduation rate was 67.10%. where 2,745 students out of 4,091 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Grand Valley State University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total4,0912,74567.10%
Male1,54797863.22%
Female2,5441,76769.46%
[Chart] Grand Valley State University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,693 students completed their course in 4 years and 856 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 196 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Grand Valley State University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less41.38% 35.55% 44.93%
5 Year62.31% 57.53% 65.21%
6 Year67.10% 63.22% 69.46%
[Chart] Grand Valley State 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
Grand Valley State University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 50.00%
(5/10)
33.33%
(2/6)
75.00%
(3/4)
Asian 77.78%
(70/90)
78.95%
(30/38)
76.92%
(40/52)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 53.13%
(119/224)
48.89%
(44/90)
55.97%
(75/134)
Hispanic 58.05%
(119/205)
54.29%
(38/70)
60.00%
(81/135)
White 69.02%
(2,319/3,360)
64.77%
(820/1,266)
71.59%
(1,499/2,094)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 50.00%
(1/2)
0.00%
(0/1)
100.00%
(1/1)
Two or More Races 55.90%
(90/161)
55.93%
(33/59)
55.88%
(57/102)
Unknown 0.00%
(0/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
0.00%
(0/1)
Average 67.10%
(2,745/4,091)
63.22%
(978/1,547)
69.46%
(1,767/2,544)
[Chart] Grand Valley State 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 Grand Valley State University, 22 of 38 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 57.89%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Grand Valley State University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 2238 57.89%
Male 111764.71%
Female 112152.38%
[Chart] Grand Valley State University Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Transfer-Out Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing students who have transferred out of other institution into total number of students (candidates) within 150% normal time. The transfer-out rate at Grand Valley State University is 15.45% (632 out of 4,091 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Grand Valley State University
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total6324,09115.45%
Male2111,54713.64%
Female4212,54416.55%
[Chart] Grand Valley State University Transfer-Out Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Grand Valley State University, the retention rate is 83% for full-time students and 58 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Grand Valley State University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate83%58%
[Chart] Grand Valley State University Retention Rate