Graduation Rate
27.36%
Transfer-out Rate
16.89%
Retention Rate
54.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Gadsden State Community College is 27.36% last year which is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. 243 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 888 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 23.00%.
The transfer-out rate is 16.89% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 54% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

Next table summarizes the outcome measures with number of students at Gadsden State Community College. 243 students have completed and 150 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 29 students still enrolled and 466 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)888419469
Completers243
(27.36%)
118
(28.16%)
125
(26.65%)
Transfer-out150
(16.89%)
75
(17.90%)
75
(15.99%)
Still Enrolled29
(3.27%)
21
(5.01%)
8
(1.71%)
No Longer Enrolled466
(52.48%)
205
(48.93%)
261
(55.65%)

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, 13 students have completed in 2 years and additional 49 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)243
(27.36%)
118
(28.16%)
125
(26.65%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)49
(5.52%)
42
(10.02%)
7
(1.49%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)194
(21.85%)
76
(18.14%)
118
(25.16%)
100% normal time (Overall)106
(11.94%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)13
(1.46%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)93
(10.47%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total27.36% (243/888) 28.16% (118/419) 26.65% (125/469)
Asian100.00% (5/5) 100.00% (2/2) 100.00% (3/3)
Black (Non-Hispanic)26.63% (49/184) 25.29% (22/87) 27.84% (27/97)
Hispanic37.21% (16/43) 44.44% (8/18) 32.00% (8/25)
White27.45% (165/601) 29.64% (83/280) 25.55% (82/321)
Two or More Race7.14% (2/28) 6.67% (1/15) 7.69% (1/13)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity