Graduation Rate
64.79%
Transfer-out Rate
27.15%
Retention Rate
82.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Hofstra University is 64.79% last year which is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. 1,038 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,602 candidates.
The transfer-out rate is 27.15% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 82% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 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 Hofstra University. 1,038 students have completed and 435 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 8 students still enrolled and 121 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)1,6021,602
Completers1,038
(64.79%)
1,038
Transfer-out435
(27.15%)
435
Still Enrolled8
(0.50%)
8
No Longer Enrolled121
(7.55%)
121

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, 880 students have completed in 4 years and additional 137 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)880
(54.93%)
343
(46.99%)
537
(61.58%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)137
(8.55%)
87
(11.92%)
50
(5.73%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)21
(1.31%)
11
(1.51%)
10
(1.15%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total64.79% (1,038/1,602) 60.41% (441/730) 68.46% (597/872)
American Indian or Alaska Native33.33% (2/6) 33.33% (1/3) 33.33% (1/3)
Asian69.86% (102/146) 63.29% (50/79) 77.61% (52/67)
Black (Non-Hispanic)50.36% (70/139) 46.15% (24/52) 52.87% (46/87)
Hispanic59.14% (152/257) 49.09% (54/110) 66.67% (98/147)
White70.64% (592/838) 66.58% (257/386) 74.12% (335/452)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander80.00% (16/20) 83.33% (5/6) 78.57% (11/14)
Two or More Race37.50% (15/40) 46.67% (7/15) 32.00% (8/25)
Unknown56.38% (53/94) 56.82% (25/44) 56.00% (28/50)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity