Graduation Rates in Reasonable Completion Time

For the academic year 2020-2021, 454 students out of 999 candidates have completed their courses within 150% normal time (i.e. in 6 years for 4-years BS degree) at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce. By gender, 130 male and 324 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period. Its graduation rate is lower than the average rate when comparing similar colleges (60.62% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Doctoral/Research University).
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total99945445.45%
Men37813034.39%
Women62132452.17%

Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

The graduation rate of Hispanic students is 46.52%, and rate of Unknown students is 24.59% at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce.
TotalMaleFemale
Hispanic46.52%(434/933) 34.86%(122/350) 53.52%(312/583)
Unknown24.59%(15/61) 28.57%(8/28) 21.21%(7/33)
Graduation Rate By Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate By Completion Time Period

For BS degrees, 115 students completed their courses in 4 years (or 100% normal time) and 212 finished in 5 years (or 125% normal time). An additional 242 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 Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce, the transfer-out rate is 8.71%.
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 Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce, the retention rate is 78% for full-time students and 50 % for part-time students last year. Its retention rate is around the average rate when comparing similar colleges (77.77% in average - Private (not-for-profit) Doctoral/Research University).
Retention Rates at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce

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 Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce, 5 of 5 non-resident alien students completed their studies and the graduation rate was 100.00%.
Non-Resident Alien Graduation Rate

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