Graduation Rate
17.80%
Transfer-out Rate
19.12%
Retention Rate
59.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Pima Community College is 17.80% last year which is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. 379 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,129 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 18.33%.
The transfer-out rate is 19.12% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. The retention rate (full-time students) is 59% 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 Pima Community College. 379 students have completed and 407 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 354 students still enrolled and 989 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)2,1291,0881,041
Completers379
(17.80%)
145
(13.33%)
234
(22.48%)
Transfer-out407
(19.12%)
202
(18.57%)
205
(19.69%)
Still Enrolled354
(16.63%)
155
(14.25%)
199
(19.12%)
No Longer Enrolled989
(46.45%)
586
(53.86%)
403
(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, 69 students have completed in 2 years and additional 118 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)379
(17.80%)
145
(13.33%)
234
(22.48%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)118
(5.54%)
44
(4.04%)
74
(7.11%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)261
(12.26%)
101
(9.28%)
160
(15.37%)
100% normal time (Overall)173
(8.13%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)69
(3.24%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)104
(4.88%)
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Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total17.80% (379/2,129) 13.33% (145/1,088) 22.48% (234/1,041)
American Indian or Alaska Native12.77% (6/47) 0.00% (0/18) 20.69% (6/29)
Asian29.41% (15/51) 16.67% (4/24) 40.74% (11/27)
Black (Non-Hispanic)17.07% (21/123) 13.58% (11/81) 23.81% (10/42)
Hispanic17.65% (204/1,156) 12.79% (72/563) 22.26% (132/593)
White18.58% (115/619) 15.96% (53/332) 21.60% (62/287)
Two or More Race12.73% (7/55) 0.00% (0/23) 21.88% (7/32)
Unknown17.86% (10/56) 13.33% (4/30) 23.08% (6/26)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity