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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in New York

CUNY Medgar Evers College has the lowest graduation rate of 14% for academic year 2019-2020 in New York. SUNY Empire State College is ranked second with 25% and College of Staten Island CUNY follows them with 32%. 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 College
Public, 4 or more yearsBrooklyn, NY
14%32%58%
2SUNY Empire State College
Public, 4 or more yearsSaratoga Springs, NY
25%22%51%
3College of Staten Island CUNY
Public, 4 or more yearsStaten Island, NY
32%37%77%
4CUNY York College
Public, 4 or more yearsJamaica, NY
35%39%64%
5Nyack College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
36%-72%
6Medaille College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBuffalo, NY
38%3%65%
7Mercy College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDobbs Ferry, NY
44%35%75%
8Concordia College-New York
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBronxville, NY
46%33%77%
9Long Island University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBrookville, NY
46%35%74%
10SUNY Buffalo State
Public, 4 or more yearsBuffalo, NY
46%36%61%
11Dominican College of Blauvelt
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrangeburg, NY
47%34%75%
12SUNY College at Old Westbury
Public, 4 or more yearsOld Westbury, NY
48%31%76%
13College of Mount Saint Vincent
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBronx, NY
50%-77%
14Hilbert College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHamburg, NY
51%36%68%
15CUNY Lehman College
Public, 4 or more yearsBronx, NY
53%20%81%
16Marymount Manhattan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
53%32%68%
17New York Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOld Westbury, NY
53%31%72%
18CUNY Brooklyn College
Public, 4 or more yearsBrooklyn, NY
54%24%83%
19Utica College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUtica, NY
54%30%70%
20Wells College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAurora, NY
55%34%70%