2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at South Mountain Community College is 16.32% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. 63 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 386 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 15.83%.
The transfer-out rate is 23.06% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. The retention rate (full-time students) is 51% 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 South Mountain Community College. 63 students have completed and 89 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 58 students still enrolled and 176 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)386193193
Completers63
(16.32%)
33
(17.10%)
30
(15.54%)
Transfer-out89
(23.06%)
44
(22.80%)
45
(23.32%)
Still Enrolled58
(15.03%)
25
(12.95%)
33
(17.10%)
No Longer Enrolled176
(45.60%)
91
(47.15%)
85
(44.04%)

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, 3 students have completed in 2 years and additional 4 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)63
(16.32%)
33
(17.10%)
30
(15.54%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)4
(1.04%)
2
(1.04%)
2
(1.04%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)59
(15.28%)
31
(16.06%)
28
(14.51%)
100% normal time (Overall)37
(9.59%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)3
(0.78%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)34
(8.81%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total16.32% (63/386) 17.10% (33/193) 15.54% (30/193)
Asian33.33% (3/9) 16.67% (1/6) 66.67% (2/3)
Black (Non-Hispanic)19.57% (9/46) 16.00% (4/25) 23.81% (5/21)
Hispanic14.29% (35/245) 14.29% (16/112) 14.29% (19/133)
White24.44% (11/45) 30.00% (9/30) 13.33% (2/15)
Two or More Race12.50% (2/16) 14.29% (1/7) 11.11% (1/9)
Unknown25.00% (2/8) 25.00% (1/4) 25.00% (1/4)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity