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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 81.03%
Male 78.68%
Female 83.38%
Transfer-Out Rate 14%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
90% / 67%

Graduation Rates at Southern Methodist University

At Southern Methodist University, the graduation rates was 81.03% (1,179 students out of 1,455 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 572 male and 607 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 Southern Methodist University. Last year, the graduation rate was 81.03%. where 1,179 students out of 1,455 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Southern Methodist University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,4551,17981.03%
Male72757278.68%
Female72860783.38%
[Chart] Southern Methodist University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,065 students completed their course in 4 years and 93 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 21 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Southern Methodist University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less73.20% 68.23% 78.16%
5 Year79.59% 76.20% 82.97%
6 Year81.03% 78.68% 83.38%
[Chart] Southern Methodist 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
Southern Methodist University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 66.67%
(2/3)
100.00%
(2/2)
0.00%
(0/1)
Asian 81.32%
(74/91)
77.78%
(35/45)
84.78%
(39/46)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 75.41%
(46/61)
79.31%
(23/29)
71.88%
(23/32)
Hispanic 74.66%
(109/146)
66.67%
(52/78)
83.82%
(57/68)
White 83.48%
(834/999)
81.84%
(401/490)
85.07%
(433/509)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 50.00%
(1/2)
0.00%
(0/1)
100.00%
(1/1)
Two or More Races 75.93%
(41/54)
77.78%
(21/27)
74.07%
(20/27)
Average 81.03%
(1,179/1,455)
78.68%
(572/727)
83.38%
(607/728)
[Chart] Southern Methodist 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 Southern Methodist University, 72 of 99 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 72.73%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Southern Methodist University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 7299 72.73%
Male 385569.09%
Female 344477.27%
[Chart] Southern Methodist 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 Southern Methodist University is 13.68% (199 out of 1,455 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Southern Methodist University
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total1991,45513.68%
Male10472714.31%
Female9572813.05%
[Chart] Southern Methodist 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 Southern Methodist University, the retention rate is 90% for full-time students and 67 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Southern Methodist University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate90%67%
[Chart] Southern Methodist University Retention Rate