University of Pennsylvania

  • very high completion rate

    Last year, the graduation rate at University of Pennsylvania is 95.26% which means very high completion rate when comparing other schools.

  • No students have transferred out from University of Pennsylvania in 2018.

  • extremely satisfied school

    The retention rate at University of Pennsylvania is 98% for full-time students and 87% for part-time students.

95.26% Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at University of Pennsylvania is 95.26% last year. Based on comparison to similar schools and all colleges, University of Pennsylvania is evaluated as very high completion rate school.

Last year, 2,251 students have completed their degree programs among 2,363 candidates. Below, the graduation rate is illustrated by gender with number of completers and candidates at University of Pennsylvania.

Graduation Rate By Gender
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rate
Total2,3632,25195.26%
Men1,1501,08194.00%
Women1,2131,17096.46%

No Students Transferred Out

No students have transferred out from University of Pennsylvania in 2018.

Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation rates of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 100.00%%, Asian students is 95.84%%, Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 93.20%%, Hispanic students is 92.72%%, White students is 95.68%%, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander students is 100.00%%, Two or More Race students is 95.31%%, and Unknown students is 96.03%% at University of Pennsylvania.

TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00%(6/6)100.00%(3/3)100.00%(3/3)
Asian95.84%(392/409)93.78%(181/193)97.69%(211/216)
Black (Non-Hispanic)93.20%(137/147)92.16%(47/51)93.75%(90/96)
Hispanic92.72%(191/206)91.92%(91/99)93.46%(100/107)
White95.68%(1,108/1,158)94.71%(555/586)96.68%(553/572)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander100.00%(2/2)100.00%(1/1)100.00%(1/1)
Two or More Race95.31%(61/64)93.10%(27/29)97.14%(34/35)
Unknown96.03%(121/126)94.55%(52/55)97.18%(69/71)

Graduation Rate by Completion Time

1,999 students have completed their degree within 4 years which means 100% of normal time and additional 209 students graduated in 5 years (125% of normal time) at University of Pennsylvania.

Graduation Rate By Completion Time
4 Years (100% normal time)Candidates5 Years (125% of normal time)6 Years (150% of normal time)
Total84.60%93.44%95.26%
Men79.74%91.13%94.00%
Women89.20%12.86%96.46%

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