2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at The University of Alabama is 72.14% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. 4,899 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 6,791 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 60.30%.
The transfer-out rate is 19.67% that is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 87% that is average compared to Public, 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 The University of Alabama. 4,899 students have completed and 1,336 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 89 students still enrolled and 467 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)6,7916,791
Completers4,899
(72.14%)
4,899
Transfer-out1,336
(19.67%)
1,336
Still Enrolled89
(1.31%)
89
No Longer Enrolled467
(6.88%)
467

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, 3,552 students have completed in 4 years and additional 1,173 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)3,552
(52.30%)
1,315
(45.05%)
2,237
(57.77%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)1,173
(17.27%)
626
(21.45%)
547
(14.13%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)174
(2.56%)
95
(3.25%)
79
(2.04%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total72.14% (4,899/6,791) 69.75% (2,036/2,919) 73.94% (2,863/3,872)
American Indian or Alaska Native52.38% (11/21) 54.55% (6/11) 50.00% (5/10)
Asian72.31% (47/65) 70.00% (21/30) 74.29% (26/35)
Black (Non-Hispanic)61.58% (351/570) 53.88% (118/219) 66.38% (233/351)
Hispanic66.67% (190/285) 64.75% (79/122) 68.10% (111/163)
White73.96% (4,064/5,495) 71.84% (1,707/2,376) 75.57% (2,357/3,119)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander75.00% (3/4) 0.00% (0/1) 100.00% (3/3)
Two or More Race64.11% (159/248) 63.74% (58/91) 64.33% (101/157)
Unknown90.00% (9/10) 85.71% (6/7) 100.00% (3/3)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity