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Graduate Rate 70.34%
Male 66.22%
Female 74.65%
Transfer-Out Rate 9.10%
Retention Rate
Full-time / Part-time
75% / 60%

Vermont Colleges Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate of Vermont colleges iss 70.34% - 4,280 students out of 6,085 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 2,060 male and 2,220 female students have graduated last year completing their studies in the period.
Graduation Rate By Gender
Vermont colleges and universities
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total6,0854,28070.34%
Male3,1112,06066.22%
Female2,9742,22074.65%
[Chart] Vermont Colleges and Universities Graduation Rate by Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

For 4 years (or high) schools, 3,645 students completed their degree in 4 years and 515 finished in 5 years at Vermont colleges. Additional 99 students graduated within 6 years.
Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Vermont Colleges
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less59.90% 53.46% 66.64%
5 Year68.36% 63.84% 73.10%
6 Year69.99% 65.77% 74.41%
[Chart] Vermont 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 Vermont colleges is 73.07% for full-time students and 53.83% for part-time students.
Retention Rates (2020-2021)
Vermont Colleges and Universities
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 73.07%53.83%
[Chart] Vermont Colleges and Universities Retention Rate

Transfer-Out Rates

The average transfer-out rate at Vermont colleges is 9.10%. 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
Vermont Colleges and Universities
Transfer-outTotal StudentsTransfer-Out Rate
Total 5546,085 9.10%
Male 3043,111 9.77%
Female 2502,974 8.41%
[Chart] Vermont Colleges and Universities Transfer-Out Rates