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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate

Arkansas Baptist College has the lowest graduation rate of 8% for academic year 2019-2020 in United States. Ashford University is ranked second with 8% and Martin University follows them with 9%. 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.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Arkansas Baptist College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLittle Rock, AR
8%35%50%
2Ashford UniversityPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsSan Diego, CA8%18%23%
3Martin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIndianapolis, IN
9%48%53%
4Western International UniversityPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsTempe, AZ11%-13%
5East-West UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsChicago, IL11%-33%
6Jarvis Christian College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHawkins, TX
11%-57%
7Texas College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsTyler, TX
12%40%65%
8University of the District of Columbia
Public, 4 or more yearsWashington, DC
13%21%60%
9Paine College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAugusta, GA
13%-66%
10Jones College-JacksonvillePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsJacksonville, FL14%--
11CUNY Medgar Evers College
Public, 4 or more yearsBrooklyn, NY
14%32%58%
12Le Moyne-Owen College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMemphis, TN
14%-62%
13University of Maryland Global Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAdelphi, MD
15%39%53%
14Saint Augustine's University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRaleigh, NC
16%23%45%
15Post UniversityPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaterbury, CT17%7%59%
16Chicago State University
Public, 4 or more yearsChicago, IL
17%48%60%
17Shaw University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRaleigh, NC
17%-47%
18Langston University
Public, 4 or more yearsLangston, OK
18%17%52%
19Granite State College
Public, 4 or more yearsConcord, NH
19%28%32%
20University of Houston-Victoria
Public, 4 or more yearsVictoria, TX
19%45%56%