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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 87.03%
Male 84.88%
Female 89.20%
Transfer-Out Rate 8%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
95% / 71%

Graduation Rates at Ohio State University-Main Campus

At Ohio State University-Main Campus, the graduation rates was 87.03% (6,149 students out of 7,065 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 3,003 male and 3,146 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 87.03%. where 6,149 students out of 7,065 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Ohio State University-Main Campus
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total7,0656,14987.03%
Male3,5383,00384.88%
Female3,5273,14689.20%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

4,569 students completed their course in 4 years and 1,383 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 197 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 Less64.67% 56.53% 72.84%
5 Year84.25% 80.89% 87.61%
6 Year87.03% 84.88% 89.20%
[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 75.00%
(3/4)
66.67%
(2/3)
100.00%
(1/1)
Asian 87.43%
(438/501)
85.11%
(223/262)
89.96%
(215/239)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 78.62%
(228/290)
73.21%
(82/112)
82.02%
(146/178)
Hispanic 83.46%
(217/260)
81.13%
(86/106)
85.06%
(131/154)
White 87.99%
(4,456/5,064)
86.19%
(2,215/2,570)
89.86%
(2,241/2,494)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100.00%
(2/2)
100.00%
(2/2)
0.00%
(0/0)
Two or More Races 80.49%
(165/205)
75.56%
(68/90)
84.35%
(97/115)
Unknown 88.57%
(155/175)
87.78%
(79/90)
89.41%
(76/85)
Average 87.03%
(6,149/7,065)
84.88%
(3,003/3,538)
89.20%
(3,146/3,527)
[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, 485 of 564 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 85.99%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Ohio State University-Main Campus
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 485564 85.99%
Male 24630381.19%
Female 23926191.57%
[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 7.69% (543 out of 7,065 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total5437,0657.69%
Male2993,5388.45%
Female2443,5276.92%
[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 95% for full-time students and 71 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate95%71%
[Chart] Ohio State University-Main Campus Retention Rate