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West Virginia Colleges

Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average graduation rate of West Virginia Colleges is 58.19%. The average transfer-out rate is 16.68% and retention rate is 60.72% for full-time students and 18.40% 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)
West Virginia Colleges
Rate
Graduation Rate58.19%
Transfer-out Rate16.68%
Retention Rate (full-time/part-time)60.72%/18.40%
[CHART#1] Graduation, Transfe-out, Retention Rate for West Virginia Colleges

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of West Virginia Colleges is 58.19%. Next table and chart illustrate the graduation rate by school type and levels.
Graduation Rate (2019-2020)
West Virginia Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)43.71%37.50%49.92%
2-4 Years57.92%47.08%67.92%
Less than 2 Years75.05%73.93%77.83%
Average58.19%54.46%62.87%
[CHART#2] Graduation Rate for West Virginia Colleges

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate of West Virginia Colleges is 16.68%. Next table and chart illustrate the transfer-out rate by school type and levels.
Transfer-out Rate (2019-2020)
West Virginia Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)22.13%22.67%20.50%
2-4 Years10.60%10.75%10.00%
Less than 2 Years3.50%0.00%3.50%
Average16.68%17.90%13.63%
[CHART#3] Transfer-out Rate for West Virginia Colleges

Retention Rate

The average retention rate of West Virginia Colleges is 60.72% for full-time students and 18.40% 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)
West Virginia Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
Full-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-timeFull-TimePart-time
4 Years (or high)54.65%15.08% 57.08%21.08% 52.57%9.93%
2-4 Years60.30%22.85% 61.25%42.42% 59.53%6.07%
Less than 2 Years68.41%17.00% 70.47%23.80% 64.00%0.00%
Average60.72%18.40% 63.51%28.69% 57.69%6.59%
[CHART#4] Retention Rate for West Virginia Colleges