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North Carolina Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduation rate of North Carolina Colleges is 47.55%. The average transfer-out rate is 21.63% and retention rate is 59.87% for full-time students and 32.76% 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)
North Carolina Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate47.55%
Transfer-out Rate21.63%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)59.87%/32.76%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for North Carolina Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of North Carolina Colleges is 47.55%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2019-2020)
North Carolina Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)51.67%62.82%48.02%
2-4 Years35.15%33.21%51.29%
Less than 2 Years68.40%0.00%68.40%
Average47.55%39.92%54.36%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for North Carolina Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of North Carolina Colleges is 21.63%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2019-2020)
North Carolina Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)26.32%24.38%27.81%
2-4 Years19.24%19.06%24.00%
Less than 2 Years0.50%0.00%0.50%
Average21.63%20.29%25.32%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for North Carolina Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of North Carolina Colleges is 59.87% for full-time students and 32.76% 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)
North Carolina Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)63.11%27.13% 76.12%39.35% 59.16%23.35%
2-4 Years59.10%41.93% 60.76%42.73% 51.54%37.64%
Less than 2 Years54.53%25.41% 0.00%0.00% 54.53%25.41%
Average59.87%32.76% 64.20%41.97% 56.67%25.62%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for North Carolina Colleges