Graduation Rate
61.40%
Transfer-out Rate
16.37%
Retention Rate
80.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at California Institute of the Arts is 61.40% last year which is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. 105 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 171 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 64.86%.
The transfer-out rate is 16.37% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. The retention rate (full-time students) is 80% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at California Institute of the Arts. 105 students have completed and 28 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 1 student still enrolled and 37 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)171171
Completers105
(61.40%)
105
Transfer-out28
(16.37%)
28
Still Enrolled1
(0.58%)
1
No Longer Enrolled37
(21.64%)
37

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, 92 students have completed in 4 years and additional 7 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)92
(53.80%)
35
(47.95%)
57
(58.16%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)7
(4.09%)
3
(4.11%)
4
(4.08%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)6
(3.51%)
3
(4.11%)
3
(3.06%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total61.40% (105/171) 56.16% (41/73) 65.31% (64/98)
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00% (1/1) 100.00% (1/1) - (0/0)
Asian90.48% (19/21) 60.00% (3/5) 100.00% (16/16)
Black (Non-Hispanic)53.85% (7/13) 42.86% (3/7) 66.67% (4/6)
Hispanic60.00% (9/15) 71.43% (5/7) 50.00% (4/8)
White50.00% (34/68) 51.72% (15/29) 48.72% (19/39)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander100.00% (2/2) 100.00% (1/1) 100.00% (1/1)
Two or More Race100.00% (1/1) 100.00% (1/1) - (0/0)
Unknown48.15% (13/27) 35.71% (5/14) 61.54% (8/13)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity