Graduate Rate 51.34%
Male 44.92%
Female 56.23%
Transfer-Out Rate 19.26%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
73% / 47%

Idaho Colleges Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Idaho colleges is 51.34% - 4,160 students out of 8,103 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 1,574 male and 2,586 female students have graduated last year completing their studies within 150% normal time.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Idaho colleges and universities
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
[Chart] Idaho Colleges and Universities Graduation Rate by Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

For 4 years (or high) schools, 2,105 students completed their degree in 4 years and 1,347 finished in 5 years at Idaho colleges. Additional 550 students graduated within 6 years.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Idaho Colleges
4 Year or Less25.98% 22.09% 28.94%
5 Year42.60% 37.76% 46.29%
6 Year49.39% 43.92% 53.56%
[Chart] Idaho 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 Idaho colleges is 73.40% for full-time students and 47.33% for part-time students.
Retention Rates (2021-2022)
Idaho Colleges and Universities
Retention Rate 73.40%47.33%
[Chart] Idaho Colleges and Universities Retention Rate

Transfer-Out Rates

The average transfer-out rate at Idaho colleges is 19.26%. 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
Idaho Colleges and Universities
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total 1,5618,103 19.26%
Male 6553,504 18.69%
Female 9064,599 19.70%
[Chart] Idaho Colleges and Universities Transfer-Out Rates