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North Carolina Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average graduation rate of North Carolina Colleges is 37.09%. The average transfer-out rate is 11.50% and retention rate is 60.98% for full-time students and 32.65% 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 (2021-2022)
North Carolina Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate37.09%
Transfer-out Rate11.50%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)60.98%/32.65%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for North Carolina Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of North Carolina Colleges is 37.09%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2021-2022)
North Carolina Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)36.06%57.89%30.52%
2-4 Years35.69%36.36%32.69%
Less than 2 Years42.30%0.00%42.30%
Average37.09%41.39%34.36%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for North Carolina Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of North Carolina Colleges is 11.50%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2021-2022)
North Carolina Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)14.94%22.00%12.17%
2-4 Years14.61%17.56%1.18%
Less than 2 Years0.11%0.00%0.11%
Average11.50%18.74%6.20%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for North Carolina Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of North Carolina Colleges is 60.98% for full-time students and 32.65% 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 (2021-2022)
North Carolina Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)61.05%26.31% 75.35%59.35% 56.71%16.09%
2-4 Years59.82%44.04% 60.86%46.53% 55.08%30.73%
Less than 2 Years63.29%22.00% 0.00%0.00% 63.29%22.00%
Average60.98%32.65% 64.11%49.39% 58.68%19.66%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for North Carolina Colleges