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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Pennsylvania

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania has the lowest graduation rate of 26% for academic year 2019-2020 in Pennsylvania. University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg is ranked second with 34% and University of Pittsburgh-Bradford follows them with 40%. 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 Pennsylvania.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Pennsylvania
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsCheyney, PA
26%36%36%
2University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg
Public, 4 or more yearsGreensburg, PA
34%55%67%
3University of Pittsburgh-Bradford
Public, 4 or more yearsBradford, PA
40%41%69%
4Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsEdinboro, PA
44%27%73%
5Lincoln University
Public, 4 or more yearsLincoln University, PA
47%32%78%
6Rosemont College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRosemont, PA
49%16%71%
7California University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsCalifornia, PA
50%27%71%
8Cedar Crest College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAllentown, PA
51%-80%
9Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsMansfield, PA
51%28%71%
10Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsClarion, PA
52%26%74%
11East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsEast Stroudsburg, PA
52%30%69%
12Neumann University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAston, PA
52%-71%
13Thiel College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGreenville, PA
53%21%58%
14Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsKutztown, PA
54%32%74%
15Lock Haven University
Public, 4 or more yearsLock Haven, PA
54%28%65%
16Cabrini University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRadnor, PA
55%43%71%
17La Roche University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPittsburgh, PA
55%21%70%
18Chestnut Hill College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPhiladelphia, PA
56%33%71%
19Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsIndiana, PA
56%27%71%
20Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsMillersville, PA
56%29%75%