Graduation Rate
57.21%
Transfer-out Rate
27.07%
Retention Rate
85.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at CUNY Hunter College is 57.21% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. 1,099 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,921 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 53.10%.
The transfer-out rate is 27.07% that is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 85% 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 Hunter College. 1,099 students have completed and 520 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 113 students still enrolled and 189 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)1,9211,921
Completers1,099
(57.21%)
1,099
Transfer-out520
(27.07%)
520
Still Enrolled113
(5.88%)
113
No Longer Enrolled189
(9.84%)
189

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, 489 students have completed in 4 years and additional 487 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)489
(25.46%)
147
(20.03%)
342
(28.81%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)487
(25.35%)
166
(22.62%)
321
(27.04%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)123
(6.40%)
48
(6.54%)
75
(6.32%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total57.21% (1,099/1,921) 49.18% (361/734) 62.17% (738/1,187)
Asian60.57% (404/667) 51.14% (135/264) 66.75% (269/403)
Black (Non-Hispanic)52.47% (85/162) 38.71% (24/62) 61.00% (61/100)
Hispanic51.00% (153/300) 47.46% (56/118) 53.30% (97/182)
White58.87% (385/654) 52.65% (129/245) 62.59% (256/409)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity