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Outcome Highlight
Graduate Rate 66.10%
Male 60.93%
Female 69.61%
Transfer-Out Rate 21%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
83% / 59%

Graduation Rates at Virginia Commonwealth University

At Virginia Commonwealth University, the graduation rates was 66.10% (2,324 students out of 3,516 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time. For example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree.). By gender, 867 male and 1,457 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 Virginia Commonwealth University. Last year, the graduation rate was 66.10%. where 2,324 students out of 3,516 candidate completed their degree.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Virginia Commonwealth University
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,5162,32466.10%
Male1,42386760.93%
Female2,0931,45769.61%
[Chart] Virginia Commonwealth University Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

1,549 students completed their course in 4 years and 621 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 154 students graduated within 6 years, usually referred as 150% normal time.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Virginia Commonwealth University
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less44.06% 34.36% 50.65%
5 Year61.72% 55.09% 66.22%
6 Year66.10% 60.93% 69.61%
[Chart] Virginia Commonwealth 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
Virginia Commonwealth University
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 50.00%
(5/10)
33.33%
(1/3)
57.14%
(4/7)
Asian 73.48%
(399/543)
69.10%
(161/233)
76.77%
(238/310)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 66.55%
(372/559)
63.69%
(107/168)
67.77%
(265/391)
Hispanic 64.48%
(187/290)
62.60%
(77/123)
65.87%
(110/167)
White 66.01%
(1,144/1,733)
59.48%
(436/733)
70.80%
(708/1,000)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100.00%
(3/3)
100.00%
(1/1)
100.00%
(2/2)
Two or More Races 50.84%
(121/238)
48.89%
(44/90)
52.03%
(77/148)
Unknown 73.33%
(22/30)
75.00%
(6/8)
72.73%
(16/22)
Average 66.10%
(2,324/3,516)
60.93%
(867/1,423)
69.61%
(1,457/2,093)
[Chart] Virginia Commonwealth 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 Virginia Commonwealth University, 71 of 110 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 64.55%.
Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Virginia Commonwealth University
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 71110 64.55%
Male 346453.13%
Female 374680.43%
[Chart] Virginia Commonwealth 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 Virginia Commonwealth University is 20.53% (722 out of 3,516 students transferred-out.).
Transfer-Out Rates
Virginia Commonwealth University
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total7223,51620.53%
Male3071,42321.57%
Female4152,09319.83%
[Chart] Virginia Commonwealth 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 Virginia Commonwealth University, the retention rate is 83% for full-time students and 59 % for part-time students.
Retention Rates
Virginia Commonwealth University
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate83%59%
[Chart] Virginia Commonwealth University Retention Rate