Graduation Rate
56.30%
Transfer-out Rate
22.96%
Retention Rate
84.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at CUNY Queens College is 56.30% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. 760 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,350 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 53.20%.
The transfer-out rate is 22.96% that is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 84% 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 Queens College. 760 students have completed and 310 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 67 students still enrolled and 213 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)1,3501,350
Completers760
(56.30%)
760
Transfer-out310
(22.96%)
310
Still Enrolled67
(4.96%)
67
No Longer Enrolled213
(15.78%)
213

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, 370 students have completed in 4 years and additional 297 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)370
(27.41%)
117
(18.57%)
253
(35.14%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)297
(22.00%)
136
(21.59%)
161
(22.36%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)93
(6.89%)
49
(7.78%)
44
(6.11%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total56.30% (760/1,350) 47.94% (302/630) 63.61% (458/720)
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00% (2/2) - (0/0) 100.00% (2/2)
Asian55.63% (262/471) 52.84% (121/229) 58.26% (141/242)
Black (Non-Hispanic)38.57% (27/70) 27.59% (8/29) 46.34% (19/41)
Hispanic54.00% (108/200) 47.19% (42/89) 59.46% (66/111)
White61.73% (329/533) 47.62% (120/252) 74.38% (209/281)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity