Graduate Rate 37.10%
Male 35.11%
Female 38.71%
Transfer-Out Rate 19.03%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
79% / 56%

Alaska Colleges Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Alaska colleges iss 37.10% - 575 students out of 1,550 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 244 male and 331 female students have graduated last year completing their studies in the period.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Alaska colleges and universities
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
[Chart] Alaska Colleges and Universities Graduation Rate by Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

For 4 years (or high) schools, 255 students completed their degree in 4 years and 178 finished in 5 years at Alaska colleges. Additional 111 students graduated within 6 years.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Alaska Colleges
4 Year or Less16.45% 14.82% 17.78%
5 Year27.94% 25.61% 29.82%
6 Year35.10% 32.95% 36.84%
[Chart] Alaska Colleges and Universities BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. The average retention rate of Alaska colleges is 79.00% for full-time students and 56.25% for part-time students.
Retention Rates (2020-2021)
Alaska Colleges and Universities
Retention Rate 79.00%56.25%
[Chart] Alaska Colleges and Universities Retention Rate

Transfer-Out Rates

The average transfer-out rate at Alaska colleges is 19.03%. The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing students who have transferred out of other institution into total number of students (candidates) within 150% normal time.
Transfer-Out Rates
Alaska Colleges and Universities
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total 2951,550 19.03%
Male 125695 17.99%
Female 170855 19.88%
[Chart] Alaska Colleges and Universities Transfer-Out Rates