Graduation Rate
72.75%
Transfer-out Rate
26.36%
Retention Rate
85.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Canisius College is 72.75% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. 494 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 679 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 51.50%.
The transfer-out rate is 26.36% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 85% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Canisius College. 494 students have completed and 179 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 2 students still enrolled and 4 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)679679
Completers494
(72.75%)
494
Transfer-out179
(26.36%)
179
Still Enrolled2
(0.29%)
2
No Longer Enrolled4
(0.59%)
4

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, 457 students have completed in 4 years and additional 33 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)457
(67.30%)
201
(63.21%)
256
(70.91%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)33
(4.86%)
14
(4.40%)
19
(5.26%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)4
(0.59%)
4
(1.26%)
0
(0.00%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total72.75% (494/679) 68.87% (219/318) 76.18% (275/361)
Asian43.75% (7/16) 37.50% (3/8) 50.00% (4/8)
Black (Non-Hispanic)55.17% (32/58) 50.00% (8/16) 57.14% (24/42)
Hispanic64.10% (25/39) 53.33% (8/15) 70.83% (17/24)
White77.19% (379/491) 72.73% (176/242) 81.53% (203/249)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander100.00% (2/2) - (0/0) 100.00% (2/2)
Two or More Race80.00% (8/10) 66.67% (2/3) 85.71% (6/7)
Unknown72.09% (31/43) 71.43% (15/21) 72.73% (16/22)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity