2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Shelton State Community College is 15.11% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. 120 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 794 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is lower (less completion rate) where the average graduation rate of the schools is 24.71%.
The transfer-out rate is 7.30% that is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 59% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

Next table summarizes the outcome measures with number of students at Shelton State Community College. 120 students have completed and 58 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 19 students still enrolled and 597 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)794398396
Completers120
(15.11%)
64
(16.08%)
56
(14.14%)
Transfer-out58
(7.30%)
34
(8.54%)
24
(6.06%)
Still Enrolled19
(2.39%)
16
(4.02%)
3
(0.76%)
No Longer Enrolled597
(75.19%)
284
(71.36%)
313
(79.04%)

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, 0 students have completed in 2 years and additional 5 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)120
(15.11%)
64
(16.08%)
56
(14.14%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)5
(0.63%)
4
(1.01%)
1
(0.25%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)115
(14.48%)
60
(15.08%)
55
(13.89%)
100% normal time (Overall)65
(8.19%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)65
(8.19%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total15.11% (120/794) 16.08% (64/398) 14.14% (56/396)
Black (Non-Hispanic)7.45% (21/282) 5.31% (6/113) 8.88% (15/169)
White20.13% (93/462) 21.12% (53/251) 18.96% (40/211)
Two or More Race15.38% (2/13) 20.00% (2/10) 0.00% (0/3)
Unknown13.79% (4/29) 17.65% (3/17) 8.33% (1/12)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity