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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Washington

City University of Seattle has the lowest graduation rate of 33% for academic year 2019-2020 in Washington. Heritage University is ranked second with 41% and The Evergreen State College follows them with 50%. 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 Washington.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Washington
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1City University of Seattle
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
33%-75%
2Heritage University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsToppenish, WA
41%26%64%
3The Evergreen State College
Public, 4 or more yearsOlympia, WA
50%-66%
4Eastern Washington University
Public, 4 or more yearsCheney, WA
54%-74%
5Central Washington University
Public, 4 or more yearsEllensburg, WA
58%-69%
6Northwest University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKirkland, WA
58%28%84%
7Washington State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPullman, WA
60%-79%
8Walla Walla University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCollege Place, WA
61%28%85%
9Saint Martin's University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLacey, WA
67%-78%
10Seattle Pacific University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
68%12%80%
11Western Washington University
Public, 4 or more yearsBellingham, WA
68%-81%
12Pacific Lutheran University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTacoma, WA
69%-83%
13Seattle University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
74%-85%
14Whitworth University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpokane, WA
75%19%82%
15University of Puget Sound
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTacoma, WA
76%20%81%
16University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsSeattle, WA
84%-94%
17Gonzaga University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpokane, WA
85%5%94%
18Whitman College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWalla Walla, WA
90%9%90%