Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

For the academic year 2021-2022, 3,892 students out of 4,673 candidates have completed their courses within 150% normal time (i.e. in 6 years for 4-years BS degree) at University of Massachusetts-Amherst. By gender, 1,929 male and 1,963 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. Its graduation rate is relatively higher than the average rate when comparing similar colleges (74.48% in average - public Research University (very high research activity)).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total4,6733,89283.29%
Men2,3681,92981.46%
Women2,3051,96385.16%
University of Massachusetts-Amherst graduate rate

Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

The graduation rate of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 100.00%, rate of Asian students is 87.52%, rate of Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 76.16%, rate of Hispanic students is 70.98%, rate of White students is 84.00%, rate of Two or More Race students is 80.95%, and rate of Unknown students is 83.14% at University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00%(1/1) - 100.00%(1/1)
Asian87.52%(449/513) 85.93%(226/263) 89.20%(223/250)
Black (Non-Hispanic)76.16%(115/151) 76.81%(53/69) 75.61%(62/82)
Hispanic70.98%(159/224) 69.90%(72/103) 71.90%(87/121)
White84.00%(2,772/3,300) 81.81%(1,363/1,666) 86.23%(1,409/1,634)
Two or More Race80.95%(102/126) 79.31%(46/58) 82.35%(56/68)
Unknown83.14%(143/172) 83.33%(80/96) 82.89%(63/76)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity
University of Massachusetts-Amherst graduate rate by race

Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

For BS degrees, 3,536 students completed their courses in 4 years (or 100% normal time) and 281 finished in 5 years (or 125% normal time). An additional 3,611 students graduated within 6 years (or 150% normal time).
Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

Transfer-out and Retention Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing the total number of students who are known to have transferred out of other institutions within 150% of normal time to completion into the total number of students, At University of Massachusetts-Amherst, the transfer-out rate is 11.17%.
Transfer-out and Retention Rates
By definition, the retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At University of Massachusetts-Amherst, the retention rate is 89% for full-time students and 30 % for part-time students last year. Its retention rate is around the average rate when comparing similar colleges (88.99% in average - public Research University (very high research activity)).
Retention Rates at University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate

A non-resident alien student is not a US citizen/green card holder and studies with a student visa, such as an F visa, in the United States. At University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 151 of 186 non-resident alien students completed their studies and the graduation rate was 81.18%.
Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate


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