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Iowa Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduation rate of Iowa Colleges is 57.39%. The average transfer-out rate is 21.38% and retention rate is 60.70% for full-time students and 15.48% for part-time students. Following table and chart illustrate the graduation, transfer-out, and retention statistics by school type and levels.
Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate (2019-2020)
Iowa Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate57.39%
Transfer-out Rate21.38%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)60.70%/15.48%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for Iowa Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Iowa Colleges is 57.39%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2019-2020)
Iowa Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)60.86%70.33%60.00%
2-4 Years53.84%38.69%64.86%
Less than 2 Years67.00%0.00%67.00%
Average57.39%43.68%62.04%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for Iowa Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of Iowa Colleges is 21.38%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2019-2020)
Iowa Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)27.83%20.67%29.27%
2-4 Years16.11%15.94%17.50%
Less than 2 Years0.00%0.00%0.00%
Average21.38%16.68%26.33%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for Iowa Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of Iowa Colleges is 60.70% for full-time students and 15.48% for part-time students. Next table and chart illustrate the retention rate for both full-time and part-time students by school type, levels, and attendance status.
Retention Rate (2019-2020)
Iowa Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)58.88%18.12% 44.63%38.25% 62.24%13.38%
2-4 Years63.88%13.15% 60.81%33.69% 65.70%0.00%
Less than 2 Years0.00%0.00% 0.00%0.00% 0.00%0.00%
Average60.70%15.48% 55.42%35.21% 62.74%7.58%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for Iowa Colleges