Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in New York

CUNY Medgar Evers College has the lowest graduation rate of 13% for academic year 2019-2020 in New York. SUNY Empire State College is ranked second with 26% and CUNY York College follows them with 30%. 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 low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in New York.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in New York
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1CUNY Medgar Evers CollegePublic, 4 or more yearsBrooklyn, NY13%33%58%
2SUNY Empire State CollegePublic, 4 or more yearsSaratoga Springs, NY26%20%51%
3CUNY York CollegePublic, 4 or more yearsJamaica, NY30%32%64%
4College of Staten Island CUNYPublic, 4 or more yearsStaten Island, NY31%28%77%
5The College of New RochellePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Rochelle, NY35%15%54%
6Medaille CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBuffalo, NY37%1%65%
7Nyack CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNyack, NY42%-72%
8Concordia College-New YorkPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBronxville, NY43%22%77%
9Dominican College of BlauveltPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, NY43%46%75%
10Mercy CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDobbs Ferry, NY44%33%75%
11Long Island UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBrookville, NY46%39%74%
12SUNY College at Old WestburyPublic, 4 or more yearsOld Westbury, NY47%36%76%
13Touro CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY47%26%78%
14Marymount Manhattan CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY48%36%68%
15SUNY Buffalo StatePublic, 4 or more yearsBuffalo, NY48%35%61%
16CUNY Lehman CollegePublic, 4 or more yearsBronx, NY49%16%81%
17College of Mount Saint VincentPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBronx, NY51%-77%
18New York Institute of TechnologyPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOld Westbury, NY51%37%72%
19Keuka CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKeuka Park, NY53%-70%
20Utica CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUtica, NY54%30%70%