Graduation Rate
43.74%
Transfer-out Rate
34.51%
Retention Rate
75.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Mercy College is 43.74% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. 360 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 823 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 52.50%.
The transfer-out rate is 34.51% that is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 75% 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 Mercy College. 360 students have completed and 284 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 19 students still enrolled and 160 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)82381112
Completers360
(43.74%)
3573
Transfer-out284
(34.51%)
2777
Still Enrolled19
(2.31%)
19-
No Longer Enrolled160
(19.44%)
1582

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, 225 students have completed in 4 years and additional 106 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)225
(27.74%)
60
(25.10%)
165
(28.85%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)106
(13.07%)
35
(14.64%)
71
(12.41%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)23
(2.84%)
7
(2.93%)
16
(2.80%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total43.74% (360/823) 42.74% (103/241) 44.16% (257/582)
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00% (1/1) - (0/0) 100.00% (1/1)
Asian55.17% (16/29) 53.85% (7/13) 56.25% (9/16)
Black (Non-Hispanic)40.91% (81/198) 45.76% (27/59) 38.85% (54/139)
Hispanic42.21% (149/353) 36.84% (35/95) 44.19% (114/258)
White49.46% (92/186) 46.55% (27/58) 50.78% (65/128)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander33.33% (1/3) 100.00% (1/1) 0.00% (0/2)
Two or More Race33.33% (6/18) 20.00% (1/5) 38.46% (5/13)
Unknown41.18% (14/34) 50.00% (5/10) 37.50% (9/24)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity