Graduation Rate
52.46%
Retention Rate
79.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at La Sierra University is 52.46% last year which is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. 213 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 406 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 49.33%.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at La Sierra University. 213 students have completed. In addition, 26 students still enrolled and 167 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)40630799
Completers213
(52.46%)
18231
Still Enrolled26
(6.40%)
233
No Longer Enrolled167
(41.13%)
10265

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, 106 students have completed in 4 years and additional 51 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)106
(34.53%)
50
(37.04%)
56
(32.56%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)51
(16.61%)
23
(17.04%)
28
(16.28%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)17
(5.54%)
11
(8.15%)
6
(3.49%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total52.46% (213/406) 61.88% (99/160) 46.34% (114/246)
Asian50.77% (33/65) 57.14% (16/28) 45.95% (17/37)
Black (Non-Hispanic)31.58% (6/19) 37.50% (3/8) 27.27% (3/11)
Hispanic49.75% (98/197) 64.62% (42/65) 42.42% (56/132)
White76.47% (39/51) 88.00% (22/25) 65.38% (17/26)
Two or More Race63.16% (12/19) 63.64% (7/11) 62.50% (5/8)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity