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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Washington

Gonzaga University has the highest graduation rate of 88% for academic year 2019-2020 in Washington. Whitman College is ranked second with 86% and University of Washington-Seattle Campus follows them with 82%. 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 Washington.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Washington
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Gonzaga University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpokane, WA
88%8%94%
2Whitman College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWalla Walla, WA
86%9%90%
3University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
82%-94%
4University of Puget Sound
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTacoma, WA
77%20%81%
5Whitworth University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpokane, WA
77%18%82%
6Seattle University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
73%-85%
7Pacific Lutheran University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTacoma, WA
71%-83%
8Western Washington University
Public, 4 or more yearsBellingham, WA
68%-81%
9Seattle Pacific University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
65%12%80%
10Saint Martin's University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLacey, WA
61%30%78%
11Walla Walla University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCollege Place, WA
59%-85%
12Washington State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPullman, WA
59%-79%
13Central Washington University
Public, 4 or more yearsEllensburg, WA
58%-69%
14Northwest University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKirkland, WA
58%-84%
15Eastern Washington University
Public, 4 or more yearsCheney, WA
53%-74%
16The Evergreen State College
Public, 4 or more yearsOlympia, WA
45%-66%
17Heritage University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsToppenish, WA
41%1%64%
18City University of Seattle
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
33%-75%