2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Oakwood University is 50.00% last year which is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. 187 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 374 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) where the average graduation rate of the schools is 31.80%.
The transfer-out rate is 2.14% that is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 74% that is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Alabama.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Oakwood University. 187 students have completed and 8 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 13 students still enrolled and 166 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)3743677
Still Enrolled13
No Longer Enrolled166

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, 100 students have completed in 4 years and additional 56 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
100% normal time (in 4 Years)100
125% normal time (in 5 Years)56
150% normal time (in 6 Years)27

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Total50.00% (187/374) 41.10% (67/163) 56.87% (120/211)
American Indian or Alaska Native50.00% (3/6) 66.67% (2/3) 33.33% (1/3)
Black (Non-Hispanic)49.69% (161/324) 40.82% (60/147) 57.06% (101/177)
Hispanic60.00% (3/5) 0.00% (0/1) 75.00% (3/4)
Unknown55.56% (5/9) 50.00% (1/2) 57.14% (4/7)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity