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Wisconsin Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduation rate of Wisconsin Colleges is 55.18%. The average transfer-out rate is 10.74% and retention rate is 62.99% for full-time students and 36.28% 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)
Wisconsin Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate55.18%
Transfer-out Rate10.74%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)62.99%/36.28%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for Wisconsin Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Wisconsin Colleges is 55.18%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2019-2020)
Wisconsin Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)53.92%53.80%53.97%
2-4 Years50.12%41.81%64.89%
Less than 2 Years66.18%0.00%66.18%
Average55.18%47.61%59.15%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for Wisconsin Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of Wisconsin Colleges is 10.74%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2019-2020)
Wisconsin Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)21.58%29.00%20.10%
2-4 Years10.79%11.62%0.00%
Less than 2 Years2.56%0.00%2.56%
Average10.74%13.93%8.96%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for Wisconsin Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of Wisconsin Colleges is 62.99% for full-time students and 36.28% 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)
Wisconsin Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)56.31%35.42% 59.00%38.18% 55.11%34.11%
2-4 Years67.86%41.69% 59.12%52.00% 81.36%22.22%
Less than 2 Years75.83%30.38% 0.00%0.00% 75.83%30.38%
Average62.99%36.28% 59.06%45.09% 64.99%31.38%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for Wisconsin Colleges