Harvard University

Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • very high completion rate

    The graduation rate at Harvard University is 97.71% and it is very high completion rate when comparing similar schools.

  • extremely low rate

    The transfer-out rate at Harvard University is 0.24% last year.

  • extremely satisfied school

    The retention rate at Harvard University is 99% .

97.71% Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Harvard University is 97.71% last year (very high completion rate based on comparison between similar schools). 1,624 students have completed their degree programs among 1,662 candidates. Below, the graduation rate is illustrated by gender with number of completers and candidates at Harvard University.
Graduation Rate By Gender
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rate
Total1,6621,62497.71%
Men87084797.36%
Women79277798.11%

0.24% Transfer Out Rate

The transfer-out rate at Harvard University is 0.24% last year (extremely low rate based on comparison between similar schools).

Last year, 4 students have transferred out from the school among 1,662 full-time, fist-time students. Below, the transfer-out rate is summarized by gender with number of students at Harvard University.

Transfer-out Rate at Harvard University
All StudentsTransfer-OutTransfer-out Rate
Total1,66240.24%
Men87030.34%
Wemen79210.13%

Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation rates of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 100.00%%, Asian students is 97.73%%, Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 99.04%%, Hispanic students is 98.68%%, White students is 97.60%%, Two or More Race students is 96.19%%, and Unknown students is 100.00%% at Harvard University.

TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00%(1/1)-100.00%(1/1)
Asian97.73%(344/352)95.83%(161/168)99.46%(183/184)
Black (Non-Hispanic)99.04%(103/104)97.87%(46/47)100.00%(57/57)
Hispanic98.68%(150/152)98.75%(79/80)98.61%(71/72)
White97.60%(733/751)98.03%(399/407)97.09%(334/344)
Two or More Race96.19%(101/105)94.44%(51/54)98.04%(50/51)
Unknown100.00%(17/17)100.00%(13/13)100.00%(4/4)

Graduation Rate by Completion Time

1,441 students have completed their degree within 4 years which means 100% of normal time and additional 149 students graduated in 5 years (125% of normal time) at Harvard University.

Graduation Rate By Completion Time
4 Years (100% normal time)Candidates5 Years (125% of normal time)6 Years (150% of normal time)
Total86.70%95.67%97.71%
Men84.14%94.71%97.36%
Women89.52%14.39%98.11%

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