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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 89.20%
Male 87.24%
Female 91.03%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
95% / 75%

Graduation Rates at University of Wisconsin-Madison

At University of Wisconsin-Madison, the graduation rates was 89.20% (5,582 students out of 6,258 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 2,638 male and 2,944 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 Wisconsin-Madison. Last year, the graduation rate was 89.20%. where 5,582 students out of 6,258 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
University of Wisconsin-Madison
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total6,2585,58289.20%
Male3,0242,63887.24%
Female3,2342,94491.03%
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

4,337 students completed their course in 4 years and 1,140 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 105 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
University of Wisconsin-Madison
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less69.30% 62.60% 75.57%
5 Year87.52% 85.02% 89.86%
6 Year89.20% 87.24% 91.03%
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Madison 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 Wisconsin-Madison
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 53.85%
(7/13)
37.50%
(3/8)
80.00%
(4/5)
Asian 87.02%
(295/339)
82.39%
(117/142)
90.36%
(178/197)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 81.10%
(103/127)
72.41%
(42/58)
88.41%
(61/69)
Hispanic 85.42%
(252/295)
85.27%
(110/129)
85.54%
(142/166)
White 90.01%
(4,272/4,746)
88.74%
(2,057/2,318)
91.23%
(2,215/2,428)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85.71%
(6/7)
80.00%
(4/5)
100.00%
(2/2)
Two or More Races 85.65%
(191/223)
78.95%
(75/95)
90.63%
(116/128)
Unknown 100.00%
(8/8)
100.00%
(5/5)
100.00%
(3/3)
Average 89.20%
(5,582/6,258)
87.24%
(2,638/3,024)
91.03%
(2,944/3,234)
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Madison 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 Wisconsin-Madison, 448 of 500 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 89.60%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
University of Wisconsin-Madison
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 448500 89.60%
Male 22526485.23%
Female 22323694.49%
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Madison Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At University of Wisconsin-Madison, the retention rate is 95% for full-time students and 75 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate95%75%
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Madison Retention Rate