Graduation Rate
35.03%
Transfer-out Rate
42.78%
Retention Rate
62.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at University of West Alabama is 35.03% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. 131 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 374 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 42.71%.
The transfer-out rate is 42.78% that is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 62% 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 West Alabama. 131 students have completed and 160 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 10 students still enrolled and 73 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)37432945
Completers131
(35.03%)
11516
Transfer-out160
(42.78%)
14119
Still Enrolled10
(2.67%)
10-
No Longer Enrolled73
(19.52%)
6310

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, 70 students have completed in 4 years and additional 32 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)70
(21.28%)
24
(17.27%)
46
(24.21%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)32
(9.73%)
13
(9.35%)
19
(10.00%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)13
(3.95%)
5
(3.60%)
8
(4.21%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total35.03% (131/374) 29.03% (45/155) 39.27% (86/219)
American Indian or Alaska Native50.00% (1/2) 50.00% (1/2) - (0/0)
Asian50.00% (1/2) 50.00% (1/2) - (0/0)
Black (Non-Hispanic)34.34% (57/166) 27.87% (17/61) 38.10% (40/105)
Hispanic36.36% (4/11) 0.00% (0/4) 57.14% (4/7)
White35.63% (57/160) 32.88% (24/73) 37.93% (33/87)
Unknown50.00% (6/12) 25.00% (1/4) 62.50% (5/8)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity