2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Augustana University is 72.22% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in South Dakota. 286 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 396 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) where the average graduation rate of the schools is 31.50%.
The transfer-out rate is 21.21% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in South Dakota. The retention rate (full-time students) is 84% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in South Dakota.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Augustana University. 286 students have completed and 84 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 2 students still enrolled and 24 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)396396
Completers286
(72.22%)
286
Transfer-out84
(21.21%)
84
Still Enrolled2
(0.51%)
2
No Longer Enrolled24
(6.06%)
24

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

The below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by completion time. The number in parenthesis denote the graduation rate for the corresponding students. The numbers and rate for the 125% and 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and graduate rate for that period. For example, 222 students have completed in 4 years and additional 58 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)222
(56.06%)
76
(46.06%)
146
(63.20%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)58
(14.65%)
37
(22.42%)
21
(9.09%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)6
(1.52%)
2
(1.21%)
4
(1.73%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total72.22% (286/396) 69.70% (115/165) 74.03% (171/231)
Black (Non-Hispanic)55.56% (5/9) 57.14% (4/7) 50.00% (1/2)
Hispanic100.00% (7/7) 100.00% (3/3) 100.00% (4/4)
White75.07% (256/341) 74.45% (102/137) 75.49% (154/204)
Two or More Race62.50% (5/8) 66.67% (2/3) 60.00% (3/5)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity