Graduation Rate
18.06%
Transfer-out Rate
24.35%
Retention Rate
66.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Mesa Community College is 18.06% last year which is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. 287 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,589 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 20.00%.
The transfer-out rate is 24.35% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. The retention rate (full-time students) is 66% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

Next table summarizes the outcome measures with number of students at Mesa Community College. 287 students have completed and 387 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 286 students still enrolled and 629 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)1,589790799
Completers287
(18.06%)
111
(14.05%)
176
(22.03%)
Transfer-out387
(24.35%)
206
(26.08%)
181
(22.65%)
Still Enrolled286
(18.00%)
142
(17.97%)
144
(18.02%)
No Longer Enrolled629
(39.58%)
331
(41.90%)
298
(37.30%)

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, 8 students have completed in 2 years and additional 18 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)287
(18.06%)
111
(14.05%)
176
(22.03%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)18
(1.13%)
8
(1.01%)
10
(1.25%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)269
(16.93%)
103
(13.04%)
166
(20.78%)
100% normal time (Overall)143
(9.00%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)8
(0.50%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)135
(8.50%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total18.06% (287/1,589) 14.05% (111/790) 22.03% (176/799)
American Indian or Alaska Native15.49% (11/71) 17.14% (6/35) 13.89% (5/36)
Asian12.77% (6/47) 19.05% (4/21) 7.69% (2/26)
Black (Non-Hispanic)11.88% (12/101) 5.88% (3/51) 18.00% (9/50)
Hispanic15.80% (73/462) 13.21% (28/212) 18.00% (45/250)
White22.94% (131/571) 16.73% (47/281) 28.97% (84/290)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander14.29% (1/7) 0.00% (0/5) 50.00% (1/2)
Two or More Race13.16% (5/38) 8.70% (2/23) 20.00% (3/15)
Unknown19.74% (30/152) 18.18% (12/66) 20.93% (18/86)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity