West Virginia State University

West Virginia State University

Institute, West Virginia


Graduation and Retention

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at West Virginia State University is 31%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 29% compared to 33% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at West Virginia State University is 61%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

31%

Graduation Rate by Gender

29%

29% men

33%

33% women

Retention Rate

61%

Graduation by Ethnicity

The distribution of graduation rates by ethnic diversity at West Virginia State University comprises of the highest graduation rate of 45% for "Two or more races" followed by 33% for "Nonresident Alien", 32% for "White, non-Hispanic", 28% for "Hispanic", 22% for "Race/ethnicity unknown", 19% for "Black, non-Hispanic", 11% for "American Indian or Alaska Native", 0% for "Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander", 0% for "Asian" and 0% for "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander".

Graduation Rate by Ethnicity

0%

0% Asian

28%

28% Hispanic

33%

33% Nonresident Alien

45%

45% Two or more races

19%

19% Black, non-Hispanic

32%

32% White, non-Hispanic

22%

22% Race/ethnicity unknown

11%

11% American Indian or Alaska Native

0%

0% 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. 15% of the undergraduate students at West Virginia State University graduated in 4 years, 28% in 5 years and 31% in 6 years.

Graduation Rate by Year

YearsGraduation Rate
within 4 years15%
within 5 years28%
within 6 years31%