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Harvard University Outcomes

Graduate Rate 97.71%
Male 97.36%
Female 98.11%
Transfer-Out Rate 0.24%
Retention Rate 99%

Graduation Rates at Harvard University

At Harvard University, the graduation rates was 97.71% (1,624 students out of 1,662 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 847 male and 777 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 Harvard University. Last year, the graduation rate was 97.71%. where 1,624 students out of 1,662 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Harvard University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,6621,62497.71%
Male87084797.36%
Female79277798.11%
[Chart] Harvard University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,441 students completed their course in 4 years and 149 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 34 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Harvard University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less86.70% 84.14% 89.52%
5 Year95.67% 94.71% 96.72%
6 Year97.71% 97.36% 98.11%
[Chart] Harvard 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
Harvard University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 100.00%
(1/1)
0.00%
(0/0)
100.00%
(1/1)
Asian 97.73%
(344/352)
95.83%
(161/168)
99.46%
(183/184)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 99.04%
(103/104)
97.87%
(46/47)
100.00%
(57/57)
Hispanic 98.68%
(150/152)
98.75%
(79/80)
98.61%
(71/72)
White 97.60%
(733/751)
98.03%
(399/407)
97.09%
(334/344)
Two or More Races 96.19%
(101/105)
94.44%
(51/54)
98.04%
(50/51)
Unknown 100.00%
(17/17)
100.00%
(13/13)
100.00%
(4/4)
Average 97.71%
(1,624/1,662)
97.36%
(847/870)
98.11%
(777/792)
[Chart] Harvard 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 Harvard University, 175 of 180 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 97.22%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Harvard University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 175180 97.22%
Male 9810197.03%
Female 777997.47%
[Chart] Harvard 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 Harvard University is 0.24% (4 out of 1,662 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Harvard University
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total41,6620.24%
Male38700.34%
Female17920.13%
[Chart] Harvard 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 Harvard University, the retention rate is 99%.
Retention Rates
Harvard University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate99%-
[Chart] Harvard University Retention Rate