Graduation Rate
24.59%
Transfer-out Rate
15.02%
Retention Rate
55.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Erie Community College is 24.59% last year which is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York. 524 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,131 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is lower (less completion rate) where the average graduation rate of the schools is 32.00%.
The transfer-out rate is 15.02% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 55% 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 Erie Community College. 524 students have completed and 320 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 213 students still enrolled and 1,074 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)2,1311,198933
Completers524
(24.59%)
293
(24.46%)
231
(24.76%)
Transfer-out320
(15.02%)
152
(12.69%)
168
(18.01%)
Still Enrolled213
(10.00%)
120
(10.02%)
93
(9.97%)
No Longer Enrolled1,074
(50.40%)
633
(52.84%)
441
(47.27%)

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, 18 students have completed in 2 years and additional 25 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)524
(24.59%)
293
(24.46%)
231
(24.76%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)25
(1.17%)
22
(1.84%)
3
(0.32%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)499
(23.42%)
271
(22.62%)
228
(24.44%)
100% normal time (Overall)277
(13.00%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)18
(0.84%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)259
(12.15%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total24.59% (524/2,131) 24.46% (293/1,198) 24.76% (231/933)
American Indian or Alaska Native7.14% (1/14) 14.29% (1/7) 0.00% (0/7)
Asian30.33% (37/122) 28.36% (19/67) 32.73% (18/55)
Black (Non-Hispanic)11.04% (50/453) 10.08% (24/238) 12.09% (26/215)
Hispanic18.03% (22/122) 14.71% (10/68) 22.22% (12/54)
White30.73% (374/1,217) 30.32% (215/709) 31.30% (159/508)
Two or More Race14.06% (9/64) 11.11% (4/36) 17.86% (5/28)
Unknown20.34% (24/118) 25.00% (15/60) 15.52% (9/58)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity