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Graduate Rate 53.02%
Male 49.57%
Female 56.05%
Transfer-Out Rate 12.78%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
62% / 49%

Oklahoma Colleges Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Oklahoma colleges iss 53.02% - 9,176 students out of 17,307 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 4,017 male and 5,159 female students have graduated last year completing their studies in the period.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Oklahoma colleges and universities
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total17,3079,17653.02%
Male8,1034,01749.57%
Female9,2045,15956.05%
[Chart] Oklahoma Colleges and Universities Graduation Rate by Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

For 4 years (or high) schools, 5,711 students completed their degree in 4 years and 2,738 finished in 5 years at Oklahoma colleges. Additional 671 students graduated within 6 years.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Oklahoma Colleges
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less33.00% 27.22% 38.08%
5 Year48.82% 45.00% 52.18%
6 Year52.70% 49.36% 55.63%
[Chart] Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma colleges is 61.68% for full-time students and 48.83% for part-time students.
Retention Rates (2020-2021)
Oklahoma Colleges and Universities
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 61.68%48.83%
[Chart] Oklahoma Colleges and Universities Retention Rate

Transfer-Out Rates

The average transfer-out rate at Oklahoma colleges is 12.78%. 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
Oklahoma Colleges and Universities
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total 2,21117,307 12.78%
Male 9718,103 11.98%
Female 1,2409,204 13.47%
[Chart] Oklahoma Colleges and Universities Transfer-Out Rates