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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 97.10%
Male 96.54%
Female 97.71%
Retention Rate 99%

Graduation Rates at Harvard University

At Harvard University, the graduation rates was 97.10% (1,606 students out of 1,654 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 838 male and 768 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 97.10%. where 1,606 students out of 1,654 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Harvard University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,6541,60697.10%
Male86883896.54%
Female78676897.71%
[Chart] Harvard University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,402 students completed their course in 4 years and 164 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 40 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Harvard University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less84.76% 82.72% 87.02%
5 Year94.68% 93.66% 95.80%
6 Year97.10% 96.54% 97.71%
[Chart] Harvard 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
Harvard University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 83.33%
(5/6)
75.00%
(3/4)
100.00%
(2/2)
Asian 96.94%
(317/327)
96.69%
(146/151)
97.16%
(171/176)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 95.58%
(108/113)
93.33%
(56/60)
98.11%
(52/53)
Hispanic 95.78%
(159/166)
95.83%
(69/72)
95.74%
(90/94)
White 98.21%
(714/727)
97.76%
(392/401)
98.77%
(322/326)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100.00%
(3/3)
100.00%
(2/2)
100.00%
(1/1)
Two or More Races 95.69%
(111/116)
95.08%
(58/61)
96.36%
(53/55)
Unknown 90.48%
(19/21)
91.67%
(11/12)
88.89%
(8/9)
Average 97.10%
(1,606/1,654)
96.54%
(838/868)
97.71%
(768/786)
[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, 170 of 175 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 97.14%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Harvard University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 170175 97.14%
Male 10110596.19%
Female 697098.57%
[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 0.12% (2 out of 1,654 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Harvard University
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total21,6540.12%
Male28680.23%
Female07860.00%
[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