2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Bennington College is 71.20% last year which is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Vermont. 136 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 191 candidates.
The transfer-out rate is 19.90% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Vermont. The retention rate (full-time students) is 80% that is extremely higher (most students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Vermont.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Bennington College. 136 students have completed and 38 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 1 student still enrolled and 16 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)191191
Completers136
(71.20%)
136
Transfer-out38
(19.90%)
38
Still Enrolled1
(0.52%)
1
No Longer Enrolled16
(8.38%)
16

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, 117 students have completed in 4 years and additional 16 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)117
(61.26%)
43
(65.15%)
74
(59.20%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)16
(8.38%)
5
(7.58%)
11
(8.80%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)3
(1.57%)
0
(0.00%)
3
(2.40%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total71.20% (136/191) 72.73% (48/66) 70.40% (88/125)
American Indian or Alaska Native50.00% (1/2) - (0/0) 50.00% (1/2)
Asian100.00% (1/1) - (0/0) 100.00% (1/1)
Black (Non-Hispanic)33.33% (1/3) 0.00% (0/1) 50.00% (1/2)
Hispanic66.67% (8/12) 50.00% (1/2) 70.00% (7/10)
White66.67% (72/108) 72.50% (29/40) 63.24% (43/68)
Two or More Race81.82% (9/11) 66.67% (2/3) 87.50% (7/8)
Unknown66.67% (6/9) 100.00% (1/1) 62.50% (5/8)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity