Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

For the academic year 2020-2021, 210 students out of 590 candidates have completed their courses within 150% normal time (i.e. in 6 years for 4-years BS degree) at Meridian Community College. By gender, 113 male and 97 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. Its graduation rate is much higher than the average rate when comparing similar colleges (28.01% in average - Public Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total59021035.59%
Men25911343.63%
Women3319729.31%

Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

The graduation rate of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 40.00%, rate of Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 25.87%, rate of Hispanic students is 25.00%, rate of White students is 46.06%, rate of Two or More Race students is 50.00%, and rate of Unknown students is 42.31% at Meridian Community College.
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native40.00%(4/10) - 50.00%(4/8)
Black (Non-Hispanic)25.87%(74/286) 31.37%(32/102) 22.83%(42/184)
Hispanic25.00%(3/12) 27.27%(3/11) -
White46.06%(117/254) 54.96%(72/131) 36.59%(45/123)
Two or More Race50.00%(1/2) 50.00%(1/2) -
Unknown42.31%(11/26) 45.45%(5/11) 40.00%(6/15)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

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 Meridian Community College, the transfer-out rate is 16.78%. Its transfer-out rate is around the average rate when comparing similar colleges (16.34% in average - Public Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus).
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 Meridian Community College, the retention rate is 54% for full-time students and 20 % for part-time students last year. Its retention rate is relatively lower than the average rate when comparing similar colleges (59.96% in average - Public Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus).
Retention Rates at Meridian Community College

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