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Graduate Rate 54.43%
Male 52.25%
Female 55.69%
Transfer-Out Rate 0.05%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
66% / 35%

Hawaii Colleges Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Hawaii colleges iss 54.43% - 2,108 students out of 3,873 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 743 male and 1,365 female students have graduated last year completing their studies in the period.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Hawaii colleges and universities
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total3,8732,10854.43%
Male1,42274352.25%
Female2,4511,36555.69%
[Chart] Hawaii Colleges and Universities Graduation Rate by Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

For 4 years (or high) schools, 1,188 students completed their degree in 4 years and 653 finished in 5 years at Hawaii colleges. Additional 208 students graduated within 6 years.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Hawaii Colleges
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less30.67% 25.46% 33.70%
5 Year47.53% 45.22% 48.88%
6 Year52.90% 51.20% 53.90%
[Chart] Hawaii 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 Hawaii colleges is 66.22% for full-time students and 35.17% for part-time students.
Retention Rates (2020-2021)
Hawaii Colleges and Universities
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 66.22%35.17%
[Chart] Hawaii Colleges and Universities Retention Rate

Transfer-Out Rates

The average transfer-out rate at Hawaii colleges is 0.05%. 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
Hawaii Colleges and Universities
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total 23,873 0.05%
Male 11,422 0.07%
Female 12,451 0.04%
[Chart] Hawaii Colleges and Universities Transfer-Out Rates