2022 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at University of South Alabama is 47.41% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. 988 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,084 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 73.20%.
The transfer-out rate is 29.51% that is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 76% 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. 988 students have completed and 615 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 74 students still enrolled and 407 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)2,0842,0822
Completers988
(47.41%)
9871
Transfer-out615
(29.51%)
615-
Still Enrolled74
(3.55%)
74-
No Longer Enrolled407
(19.53%)
4061

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, 581 students have completed in 4 years and additional 313 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)581
(27.91%)
177
(19.84%)
404
(33.95%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)313
(15.03%)
137
(15.36%)
176
(14.79%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)86
(4.13%)
35
(3.92%)
51
(4.29%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total47.41% (988/2,084) 39.49% (353/894) 53.36% (635/1,190)
American Indian or Alaska Native40.00% (4/10) 33.33% (1/3) 42.86% (3/7)
Asian72.46% (50/69) 65.71% (23/35) 79.41% (27/34)
Black (Non-Hispanic)41.94% (247/589) 32.39% (69/213) 47.34% (178/376)
Hispanic44.64% (25/56) 21.74% (5/23) 60.61% (20/33)
White52.11% (592/1,136) 47.29% (227/480) 55.64% (365/656)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander50.00% (1/2) 0.00% (0/1) 100.00% (1/1)
Two or More Race41.27% (26/63) 30.00% (6/20) 46.51% (20/43)
Unknown51.79% (29/56) 44.00% (11/25) 58.06% (18/31)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity