Outcomes at South Alabama

Graduation Rate
46.29%
Transfer-out Rate
31.19%
Retention Rate
74.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at University of South Alabama is 46.29% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. 849 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,834 candidates.
The transfer-out rate is 31.19% that is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 74% 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 University of South Alabama. 849 students have completed and 572 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 80 students still enrolled and 333 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)1,8341,8259
Completers849
(46.29%)
8445
Transfer-out572
(31.19%)
572-
Still Enrolled80
(4.36%)
80-
No Longer Enrolled333
(18.16%)
3294

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, 449 students have completed in 4 years and additional 302 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)449
(24.60%)
141
(17.67%)
308
(29.99%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)302
(16.55%)
131
(16.42%)
171
(16.65%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)83
(4.55%)
48
(6.02%)
35
(3.41%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total46.29% (849/1,834) 41.04% (330/804) 50.39% (519/1,030)
American Indian or Alaska Native20.00% (2/10) 0.00% (0/6) 50.00% (2/4)
Asian56.86% (29/51) 52.38% (11/21) 60.00% (18/30)
Black (Non-Hispanic)36.09% (166/460) 33.01% (69/209) 38.65% (97/251)
Hispanic48.15% (26/54) 47.06% (8/17) 48.65% (18/37)
White49.39% (569/1,152) 43.20% (216/500) 54.14% (353/652)
Two or More Race53.03% (35/66) 57.14% (16/28) 50.00% (19/38)
Unknown44.44% (8/18) 33.33% (3/9) 55.56% (5/9)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity