Graduate Rate 51.82%
Male 45.88%
Female 56.20%
Transfer-Out Rate 21.05%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
73% / 38%

Idaho Colleges Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Idaho colleges is 51.82% - 3,910 students out of 7,545 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 1,468 male and 2,442 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, 1,977 students completed their degree in 4 years and 1,208 finished in 5 years at Idaho colleges. Additional 567 students graduated within 6 years.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Idaho Colleges
4 Year or Less26.20% 22.22% 29.14%
5 Year42.21% 38.09% 45.25%
6 Year49.73% 45.03% 53.19%
[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 73.20% for full-time students and 38.20% for part-time students.
Retention Rates (2020-2021)
Idaho Colleges and Universities
Retention Rate 73.20%38.20%
[Chart] Idaho Colleges and Universities Retention Rate

Transfer-Out Rates

The average transfer-out rate at Idaho colleges is 21.05%. 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
Idaho Colleges and Universities
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total 1,5887,545 21.05%
Male 7043,200 22.00%
Female 8844,345 20.35%
[Chart] Idaho Colleges and Universities Transfer-Out Rates