Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

557 students out of 693 candidates were completed their courses within 150% normal time at Furman. By gender, 239 male and 318 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. The graduation rate at Furman is higher the average rate when comparing similar colleges (68.32% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total69355780.38%
Men30223979.14%
Women39131881.33%

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Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation rates of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 100.00%, Asian students is 72.22%, Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 67.39%, Hispanic students is 83.33%, White students is 82.45%, Two or More Race students is 80.00%, and Unknown students is 35.00% at Furman.
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00%(1/1) - 100.00%(1/1)
Asian72.22%(13/18) 62.50%(5/8) 80.00%(8/10)
Black (Non-Hispanic)67.39%(31/46) 66.67%(18/27) 68.42%(13/19)
Hispanic83.33%(20/24) 85.71%(12/14) 80.00%(8/10)
White82.45%(437/530) 80.72%(180/223) 83.71%(257/307)
Two or More Race80.00%(12/15) 85.71%(6/7) 75.00%(6/8)
Unknown35.00%(7/20) 40.00%(2/5) 33.33%(5/15)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity at Furman

Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

516 students completed their courses in 4 years (or 100% normal time) and 39 finished in 5 years (or 125% normal time). And additional 518 students graduated within 6 years (or 150% normal time).
Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period at Furman

Transfer-out and Retention Rates

The transfer-out rate is calculated by dividing total number of students who are known to have transferred out of other institution within 150% of normal time to completion into total number of students, At Furman, the transfer-out rate is 16.74%. The transfer-out rate at Furman is relatively lower the average rate when comparing similar colleges (19.42% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
Transfer-out and Retention Rates at Furman
By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Furman, the retention rate is 88% for full-time students and 50 % for part-time students last year. The retention rate at Furman is relatively higher the average rate when comparing similar colleges (80.61% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
Retention Rates at Furman

Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate

A non-resident alien student is not a US citizen/green card holder and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in the United States. At Furman, 36 of 39 non-resident alien students completed their studies and the graduation rate was 92.31%.
Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate at Furman


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