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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in California

American Jewish University has the highest graduation rate of 100% for academic year 2019-2020 in California. California Institute of Technology is ranked second with 94% and Stanford University follows them with 94%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in California.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in California
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1American Jewish University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
100%-70%
2California Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPasadena, CA
94%4%98%
3Stanford University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStanford, CA
94%1%99%
4University of California-Berkeley
Public, 4 or more yearsBerkeley, CA
93%-97%
5Pomona College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA
93%-97%
6University of California-Los Angeles
Public, 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
92%4%97%
7Harvey Mudd College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA
92%6%97%
8University of Southern California
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
92%-97%
9Claremont McKenna College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA
91%-96%
10Santa Clara University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSanta Clara, CA
91%-95%
11Scripps College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA
90%-92%
12University of California-Davis
Public, 4 or more yearsDavis, CA
87%-92%
13University of California-San Diego
Public, 4 or more yearsLa Jolla, CA
87%-94%
14Occidental College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
86%11%90%
15Pepperdine University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMalibu, CA
86%-91%
16Pitzer College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClaremont, CA
85%-91%
17University of California-Irvine
Public, 4 or more yearsIrvine, CA
84%9%93%
18Thomas Aquinas College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSanta Paula, CA
84%-91%
19University of California-Santa Barbara
Public, 4 or more yearsSanta Barbara, CA
83%-92%
20California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
Public, 4 or more yearsSan Luis Obispo, CA
82%2%94%