Francis Marion University

Francis Marion University

Florence, South Carolina


Graduation and Retention

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Francis Marion University is 44%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 40% compared to 46% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Francis Marion University is 69%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

44%

Graduation Rate by Gender

40%

40% men

46%

46% women

Retention Rate

69%

Graduation by Ethnicity

The distribution of graduation rates by ethnic diversity at Francis Marion University comprises of the highest graduation rate of 67% for "American Indian or Alaska Native" followed by 67% for "Race/ethnicity unknown", 50% for "Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander", 50% for "Asian", 49% for "White, non-Hispanic", 40% for "Two or more races", 39% for "Black, non-Hispanic", 29% for "Nonresident Alien", 20% for "Hispanic" and 0% for "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander".

Graduation Rate by Ethnicity

50%

50% Asian

20%

20% Hispanic

29%

29% Nonresident Alien

40%

40% Two or more races

39%

39% Black, non-Hispanic

49%

49% White, non-Hispanic

67%

67% Race/ethnicity unknown

67%

67% American Indian or Alaska Native

50%

50% Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Graduation by Year

Graduation rate of students varies by number of years taken to complete degree. 20% of the undergraduate students at Francis Marion University graduated in 4 years, 37% in 5 years and 44% in 6 years.

Graduation Rate by Year

YearsGraduation Rate
within 4 years20%
within 5 years37%
within 6 years44%