Graduation Rate
31.91%
Retention Rate
54.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at University of the Southwest is 31.91% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Mexico. 15 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 47 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 35.00%.

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 the Southwest. 15 students have completed.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)4747
Completers15
(31.91%)
15
No Longer Enrolled32
(68.09%)
32

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, 11 students have completed in 4 years and additional 3 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)11
(23.40%)
2
(9.52%)
9
(34.62%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)3
(6.38%)
1
(4.76%)
2
(7.69%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)1
(2.13%)
1
(4.76%)
0
(0.00%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total31.91% (15/47) 19.05% (4/21) 42.31% (11/26)
Black (Non-Hispanic)100.00% (1/1) - (0/0) 100.00% (1/1)
Hispanic28.57% (8/28) 16.67% (2/12) 37.50% (6/16)
White36.36% (4/11) 25.00% (1/4) 42.86% (3/7)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander100.00% (1/1) - (0/0) 100.00% (1/1)
Unknown33.33% (1/3) 50.00% (1/2) 0.00% (0/1)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity