Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

360 students out of 747 candidates were completed their courses within 150% normal time at Shepherd University. By gender, 139 male and 221 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. The graduation rate at Shepherd University is relatively lower the average rate when comparing similar colleges (52.88% in average - Public Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total74736048.19%
Men32813942.38%
Women41922152.74%

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Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation rates of American Indian or Alaska Native students is 0.00%, Asian students is 63.64%, Black (Non-Hispanic) students is 40.00%, Hispanic students is 31.82%, White students is 49.19%, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander students is 100.00%, Two or More Race students is 66.67%, and Unknown students is 54.55% at Shepherd University.
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native0.00%(-/1) - -
Asian63.64%(7/11) 50.00%(2/4) 71.43%(5/7)
Black (Non-Hispanic)40.00%(30/75) 38.64%(17/44) 41.94%(13/31)
Hispanic31.82%(7/22) 33.33%(4/12) 30.00%(3/10)
White49.19%(304/618) 42.31%(110/260) 54.19%(194/358)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander100.00%(1/1) - 100.00%(1/1)
Two or More Race66.67%(4/6) 100.00%(1/1) 60.00%(3/5)
Unknown54.55%(6/11) 80.00%(4/5) 33.33%(2/6)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity at Shepherd University

Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

224 students completed their courses in 4 years (or 100% normal time) and 112 finished in 5 years (or 125% normal time). And additional 248 students graduated within 6 years (or 150% normal time).
Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period at Shepherd University

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 Shepherd University, the transfer-out rate is 12.18%. The transfer-out rate at Shepherd University is much lower the average rate when comparing similar colleges (26.63% in average - Public Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
Transfer-out and Retention Rates at Shepherd University
By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Shepherd University, the retention rate is 69% for full-time students and 50 % for part-time students last year. The retention rate at Shepherd University is relatively lower the average rate when comparing similar colleges (73.50% in average - Public Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).
Retention Rates at Shepherd University

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 Shepherd University, 1 of 2 non-resident alien students completed their studies and the graduation rate was 50.00%.
Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate at Shepherd University

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