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Mississippi Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduation rate of Mississippi Colleges is 53.22%. The average transfer-out rate is 16.11% and retention rate is 65.93% for full-time students and 29.17% 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)
Mississippi Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate53.22%
Transfer-out Rate16.11%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)65.93%/29.17%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for Mississippi Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Mississippi Colleges is 53.22%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2019-2020)
Mississippi Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)46.69%45.75%47.63%
2-4 Years42.42%37.47%61.00%
Less than 2 Years72.56%0.00%72.56%
Average53.22%40.35%63.79%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for Mississippi Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of Mississippi Colleges is 16.11%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2019-2020)
Mississippi Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)24.00%0.00%24.00%
2-4 Years17.29%17.29%0.00%
Less than 2 Years5.33%0.00%5.33%
Average16.11%17.29%12.80%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for Mississippi Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of Mississippi Colleges is 65.93% for full-time students and 29.17% 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)
Mississippi Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)68.35%32.41% 69.38%33.38% 67.44%31.56%
2-4 Years59.44%29.24% 62.60%28.20% 54.70%30.80%
Less than 2 Years73.06%25.82% 0.00%0.00% 73.06%25.82%
Average65.93%29.17% 64.96%30.00% 66.56%28.64%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for Mississippi Colleges