Western Connecticut State University

Western Connecticut State University

Danbury, Connecticut


Graduation and Retention

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Western Connecticut State University is 52%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 48% compared to 56% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Western Connecticut State University is 74%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

52%

Graduation Rate by Gender

48%

48% men

56%

56% women

Retention Rate

74%

Graduation by Ethnicity

The distribution of graduation rates by ethnic diversity at Western Connecticut State University comprises of the highest graduation rate of 100% for "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander" followed by 76% for "Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander", 76% for "Asian", 67% for "Race/ethnicity unknown", 52% for "White, non-Hispanic", 51% for "Hispanic", 45% for "Black, non-Hispanic", 41% for "Two or more races", 0% for "American Indian or Alaska Native" and 0% for "Nonresident Alien".

Graduation Rate by Ethnicity

76%

76% Asian

51%

51% Hispanic

0%

0% Nonresident Alien

41%

41% Two or more races

45%

45% Black, non-Hispanic

52%

52% White, non-Hispanic

67%

67% Race/ethnicity unknown

0%

0% American Indian or Alaska Native

76%

76% Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

100%

100% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Graduation by Year

Graduation rate of students varies by number of years taken to complete degree. 33% of the undergraduate students at Western Connecticut State University graduated in 4 years, 50% in 5 years and 52% in 6 years.

Graduation Rate by Year

YearsGraduation Rate
within 4 years33%
within 5 years50%
within 6 years52%