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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 68.69%
Male 65.70%
Female 71.59%
Transfer-Out Rate 26%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
81% / 38%

Graduation Rates at University of California-Merced

At University of California-Merced, the graduation rates was 68.69% (1,062 students out of 1,546 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 500 male and 562 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 University of California-Merced. Last year, the graduation rate was 68.69%. where 1,062 students out of 1,546 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
University of California-Merced
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,5461,06268.69%
Male76150065.70%
Female78556271.59%
[Chart] University of California-Merced Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

690 students completed their course in 4 years and 324 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 48 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
University of California-Merced
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less44.63% 37.32% 51.72%
5 Year65.59% 61.10% 69.94%
6 Year68.69% 65.70% 71.59%
[Chart] University of California-Merced 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
University of California-Merced
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 80.00%
(4/5)
100.00%
(1/1)
75.00%
(3/4)
Asian 71.54%
(269/376)
70.56%
(151/214)
72.84%
(118/162)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 68.42%
(52/76)
69.23%
(18/26)
68.00%
(34/50)
Hispanic 68.99%
(514/745)
66.26%
(218/329)
71.15%
(296/416)
White 58.58%
(99/169)
55.24%
(58/105)
64.06%
(41/64)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 80.00%
(8/10)
75.00%
(3/4)
83.33%
(5/6)
Two or More Races 68.75%
(44/64)
65.79%
(25/38)
73.08%
(19/26)
Unknown 63.64%
(7/11)
62.50%
(5/8)
66.67%
(2/3)
Average 68.69%
(1,062/1,546)
65.70%
(500/761)
71.59%
(562/785)
[Chart] University of California-Merced 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 University of California-Merced, 65 of 90 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 72.22%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
University of California-Merced
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 6590 72.22%
Male 213658.33%
Female 445481.48%
[Chart] University of California-Merced 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 University of California-Merced is 25.68% (397 out of 1,546 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
University of California-Merced
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total3971,54625.68%
Male20576126.94%
Female19278524.46%
[Chart] University of California-Merced Transfer-Out Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At University of California-Merced, the retention rate is 81% for full-time students and 38 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
University of California-Merced
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate81%38%
[Chart] University of California-Merced Retention Rate