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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 88.35%
Male 85.89%
Female 90.62%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
95% / 75%

Graduation Rates at University of Wisconsin-Madison

At University of Wisconsin-Madison, the graduation rates was 88.35% (5,516 students out of 6,243 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 2,568 male and 2,948 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 88.35%. where 5,516 students out of 6,243 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
University of Wisconsin-Madison
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total6,2435,51688.35%
Male2,9902,56885.89%
Female3,2532,94890.62%
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

4,124 students completed their course in 4 years and 1,263 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 129 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
University of Wisconsin-Madison
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less66.06% 57.69% 73.75%
5 Year86.29% 83.28% 89.06%
6 Year88.35% 85.89% 90.62%
[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 60.00%
(6/10)
50.00%
(2/4)
66.67%
(4/6)
Asian 88.60%
(311/351)
83.63%
(143/171)
93.33%
(168/180)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 80.00%
(108/135)
76.27%
(45/59)
82.89%
(63/76)
Hispanic 82.01%
(269/328)
80.13%
(121/151)
83.62%
(148/177)
White 88.80%
(4,291/4,832)
86.45%
(1,991/2,303)
90.95%
(2,300/2,529)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 87.50%
(7/8)
80.00%
(4/5)
100.00%
(3/3)
Two or More Races 88.83%
(159/179)
86.08%
(68/79)
91.00%
(91/100)
Unknown 75.00%
(15/20)
75.00%
(6/8)
75.00%
(9/12)
Average 88.35%
(5,516/6,243)
85.89%
(2,568/2,990)
90.62%
(2,948/3,253)
[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, 350 of 380 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 92.11%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
University of Wisconsin-Madison
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 350380 92.11%
Male 18821089.52%
Female 16217095.29%
[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