Graduation Rate
28.45%
Transfer-out Rate
12.74%
Retention Rate
65.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at CUNY LaGuardia Community College is 28.45% last year which is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York. 755 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,654 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 25.80%.
The transfer-out rate is 12.74% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 65% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

Next table summarizes the outcome measures with number of students at CUNY LaGuardia Community College. 755 students have completed and 338 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 399 students still enrolled and 1,162 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)2,6541,1961,458
Completers755
(28.45%)
296
(24.75%)
459
(31.48%)
Transfer-out338
(12.74%)
126
(10.54%)
212
(14.54%)
Still Enrolled399
(15.03%)
187
(15.64%)
212
(14.54%)
No Longer Enrolled1,162
(43.78%)
587
(49.08%)
575
(39.44%)

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

Below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by program length and completion time. The number in parenthesis is graduation rate. The numbers and rate for the 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and rate for that period. For example, 0 students have completed in 2 years and additional 0 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)755
(28.45%)
296
(24.75%)
459
(31.48%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)755
(28.45%)
296
(24.75%)
459
(31.48%)
100% normal time (Overall)306
(11.53%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)306
(11.53%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total28.45% (755/2,654) 24.75% (296/1,196) 31.48% (459/1,458)
American Indian or Alaska Native45.45% (5/11) 40.00% (2/5) 50.00% (3/6)
Asian29.44% (106/360) 28.49% (49/172) 30.32% (57/188)
Black (Non-Hispanic)22.74% (121/532) 16.44% (37/225) 27.36% (84/307)
Hispanic28.41% (375/1,320) 23.99% (137/571) 31.78% (238/749)
White34.41% (64/186) 32.35% (33/102) 36.90% (31/84)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander37.50% (3/8) 20.00% (1/5) 66.67% (2/3)
Two or More Race27.27% (9/33) 13.33% (2/15) 38.89% (7/18)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity