2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Mesa Community College is 14.68% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. 216 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,471 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 16.00%.
The transfer-out rate is 24.81% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. The retention rate (full-time students) is 64% 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. 216 students have completed and 365 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 265 students still enrolled and 625 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)1,471727744
Completers216
(14.68%)
89
(12.24%)
127
(17.07%)
Transfer-out365
(24.81%)
181
(24.90%)
184
(24.73%)
Still Enrolled265
(18.01%)
120
(16.51%)
145
(19.49%)
No Longer Enrolled625
(42.49%)
337
(46.35%)
288
(38.71%)

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, 12 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)216
(14.68%)
89
(12.24%)
127
(17.07%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)18
(1.22%)
5
(0.69%)
13
(1.75%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)198
(13.46%)
84
(11.55%)
114
(15.32%)
100% normal time (Overall)115
(7.82%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)12
(0.82%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)103
(7.00%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total14.68% (216/1,471) 12.24% (89/727) 17.07% (127/744)
American Indian or Alaska Native8.77% (5/57) 12.50% (2/16) 7.32% (3/41)
Asian22.92% (11/48) 17.39% (4/23) 28.00% (7/25)
Black (Non-Hispanic)9.35% (10/107) 10.94% (7/64) 6.98% (3/43)
Hispanic13.49% (68/504) 8.30% (21/253) 18.73% (47/251)
White16.78% (100/596) 15.46% (45/291) 18.03% (55/305)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander20.00% (1/5) 33.33% (1/3) 0.00% (0/2)
Two or More Race12.16% (9/74) 11.76% (4/34) 12.50% (5/40)
Unknown13.51% (5/37) 8.33% (1/12) 16.00% (4/25)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity