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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 87.99%
Male 85.50%
Female 90.40%
Transfer-Out Rate 7%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
94% / 63%

Graduation Rates at Ohio State University-Main Campus

At Ohio State University-Main Campus, the graduation rates was 87.99% (6,175 students out of 7,018 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 2,955 male and 3,220 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 Ohio State University-Main Campus. Last year, the graduation rate was 87.99%. where 6,175 students out of 7,018 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Ohio State University-Main Campus
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total7,0186,17587.99%
Male3,4562,95585.50%
Female3,5623,22090.40%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

4,700 students completed their course in 4 years and 1,312 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 161 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Ohio State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less66.97% 58.56% 75.13%
5 Year85.67% 82.18% 89.05%
6 Year87.96% 85.50% 90.34%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus 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
Ohio State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 77.78%
(7/9)
100.00%
(1/1)
75.00%
(6/8)
Asian 88.28%
(422/478)
84.31%
(215/255)
92.83%
(207/223)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 79.49%
(248/312)
70.97%
(88/124)
85.11%
(160/188)
Hispanic 83.72%
(252/301)
79.58%
(113/142)
87.42%
(139/159)
White 88.66%
(4,434/5,001)
86.50%
(2,128/2,460)
90.75%
(2,306/2,541)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 75.00%
(3/4)
50.00%
(1/2)
100.00%
(2/2)
Two or More Races 84.65%
(182/215)
86.17%
(81/94)
83.47%
(101/121)
Unknown 92.48%
(295/319)
91.01%
(162/178)
94.33%
(133/141)
Average 87.99%
(6,175/7,018)
85.50%
(2,955/3,456)
90.40%
(3,220/3,562)
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus 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 Ohio State University-Main Campus, 332 of 379 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 87.60%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Ohio State University-Main Campus
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 332379 87.60%
Male 16620083.00%
Female 16617992.74%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus 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 Ohio State University-Main Campus is 7.08% (497 out of 7,018 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total4977,0187.08%
Male2593,4567.49%
Female2383,5626.68%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus Transfer-Out Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Ohio State University-Main Campus, the retention rate is 94% for full-time students and 63 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate94%63%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus Retention Rate