Graduation Rate
56.18%
Transfer-out Rate
25.16%
Retention Rate
83.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at CUNY City College is 56.18% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. 804 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,431 candidates.
The transfer-out rate is 25.16% that is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 83% that is average compared to Public, 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 CUNY City College. 804 students have completed and 360 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 79 students still enrolled and 188 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)1,4311,431
Completers804
(56.18%)
804
Transfer-out360
(25.16%)
360
Still Enrolled79
(5.52%)
79
No Longer Enrolled188
(13.14%)
188

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, 315 students have completed in 4 years and additional 368 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)315
(22.01%)
131
(18.40%)
184
(25.59%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)368
(25.72%)
167
(23.46%)
201
(27.96%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)121
(8.46%)
67
(9.41%)
54
(7.51%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total56.18% (804/1,431) 51.26% (365/712) 61.06% (439/719)
American Indian or Alaska Native66.67% (2/3) 66.67% (2/3) - (0/0)
Asian57.62% (310/538) 51.10% (139/272) 64.29% (171/266)
Black (Non-Hispanic)56.99% (110/193) 47.83% (44/92) 65.35% (66/101)
Hispanic54.68% (187/342) 50.00% (73/146) 58.16% (114/196)
White57.99% (156/269) 53.64% (81/151) 63.56% (75/118)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity