Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at University of West Alabama is 39.14% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. 164 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 419 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 38.43%.
The transfer-out rate is 36.04% that is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The retention rate (full-time students) is 63% 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. 164 students have completed and 151 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 14 students still enrolled and 90 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or EquivalentOther Degrees or Certificate
Total (Candidates)41936950
Completers164
(39.14%)
13727
Transfer-out151
(36.04%)
13813
Still Enrolled14
(3.34%)
14-
No Longer Enrolled90
(21.48%)
8010

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, 96 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)96
(26.02%)
35
(18.13%)
61
(34.66%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)32
(8.67%)
20
(10.36%)
12
(6.82%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)9
(2.44%)
3
(1.55%)
6
(3.41%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total39.14% (164/419) 30.62% (64/209) 47.62% (100/210)
Asian100.00% (1/1) - (0/0) 100.00% (1/1)
Black (Non-Hispanic)34.38% (55/160) 25.00% (19/76) 42.86% (36/84)
Hispanic25.00% (3/12) 25.00% (1/4) 25.00% (2/8)
White44.09% (97/220) 33.94% (37/109) 54.05% (60/111)
Two or More Race11.11% (1/9) 14.29% (1/7) 0.00% (0/2)
Unknown57.14% (4/7) 50.00% (3/6) 100.00% (1/1)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity