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 is 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 within 150% normal time.
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