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Graduate Rate 61.31%
Male 56.47%
Female 66.24%
Transfer-Out Rate 9%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
85% / 66%

Graduation Rates at University of Houston

At University of Houston, the graduation rates was 61.31% (2,036 students out of 3,321 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 947 male and 1,089 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 Houston. Last year, the graduation rate was 61.31%. where 2,036 students out of 3,321 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
University of Houston
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,3212,03661.31%
Male1,67794756.47%
Female1,6441,08966.24%
[Chart] University of Houston Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,079 students completed their course in 4 years and 711 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 246 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
University of Houston
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less32.49% 26.36% 38.75%
5 Year53.90% 47.58% 60.34%
6 Year61.31% 56.47% 66.24%
[Chart] University of Houston BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Graduation Rates By Race

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 Houston
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 100.00%
(2/2)
100.00%
(1/1)
100.00%
(1/1)
Asian 71.49%
(647/905)
70.11%
(319/455)
72.89%
(328/450)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 51.07%
(167/327)
43.45%
(63/145)
57.14%
(104/182)
Hispanic 55.21%
(540/978)
48.87%
(237/485)
61.46%
(303/493)
White 59.43%
(482/811)
53.81%
(247/459)
66.76%
(235/352)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 70.00%
(7/10)
75.00%
(3/4)
66.67%
(4/6)
Two or More Races 60.48%
(75/124)
54.00%
(27/50)
64.86%
(48/74)
Unknown 77.14%
(27/35)
66.67%
(8/12)
82.61%
(19/23)
Average 61.31%
(2,036/3,321)
56.47%
(947/1,677)
66.24%
(1,089/1,644)
[Chart] University of Houston 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 Houston, 89 of 129 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 68.99%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
University of Houston
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 89129 68.99%
Male 426663.64%
Female 476374.60%
[Chart] University of Houston 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 Houston is 9.33% (310 out of 3,321 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
University of Houston
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total3103,3219.33%
Male1651,6779.84%
Female1451,6448.82%
[Chart] University of Houston 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 Houston, the retention rate is 85% for full-time students and 66 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
University of Houston
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate85%66%
[Chart] University of Houston Retention Rate