2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is 67.40% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. 2,396 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 3,555 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 61.10%.
The transfer-out rate is 2.17% that is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. The retention rate (full-time students) is 87% that is average compared to Public, 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 State Polytechnic University-Pomona. 2,396 students have completed and 77 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 204 students still enrolled and 878 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)3,5553,555
Completers2,396
(67.40%)
2,396
Transfer-out77
(2.17%)
77
Still Enrolled204
(5.74%)
204
No Longer Enrolled878
(24.70%)
878

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, 1,055 students have completed in 4 years and additional 916 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)1,055
(29.68%)
445
(22.74%)
610
(38.17%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)916
(25.77%)
525
(26.83%)
391
(24.47%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)425
(11.95%)
265
(13.54%)
160
(10.01%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total67.40% (2,396/3,555) 63.11% (1,235/1,957) 72.65% (1,161/1,598)
American Indian or Alaska Native28.57% (2/7) 0.00% (0/1) 33.33% (2/6)
Asian78.91% (681/863) 75.54% (383/507) 83.71% (298/356)
Black (Non-Hispanic)52.82% (75/142) 40.00% (26/65) 63.64% (49/77)
Hispanic62.92% (945/1,502) 56.96% (454/797) 69.65% (491/705)
White71.43% (435/609) 68.17% (227/333) 75.36% (208/276)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander14.29% (1/7) 25.00% (1/4) 0.00% (0/3)
Two or More Race57.93% (95/164) 54.35% (50/92) 62.50% (45/72)
Unknown61.90% (52/84) 64.58% (31/48) 58.33% (21/36)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity