Western Colorado University

Western Colorado University

Gunnison, Colorado


Graduation and Retention

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Western Colorado University is 51%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 48% compared to 56% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Western Colorado University is 65%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

51%

Graduation Rate by Gender

48%

48% men

56%

56% women

Retention Rate

65%

Graduation by Ethnicity

The distribution of graduation rates by ethnic diversity at Western Colorado University comprises of the highest graduation rate of 100% for "American Indian or Alaska Native" followed by 100% for "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander", 65% for "Two or more races", 55% for "White, non-Hispanic", 50% for "Race/ethnicity unknown", 40% for "Asian/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander", 39% for "Black, non-Hispanic", 29% for "Hispanic", 25% for "Asian" and 0% for "Nonresident Alien".

Graduation Rate by Ethnicity

25%

25% Asian

29%

29% Hispanic

0%

0% Nonresident Alien

65%

65% Two or more races

39%

39% Black, non-Hispanic

55%

55% White, non-Hispanic

50%

50% Race/ethnicity unknown

100%

100% American Indian or Alaska Native

40%

40% 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. 28% of the undergraduate students at Western Colorado University graduated in 4 years, 48% in 5 years and 51% in 6 years.

Graduation Rate by Year

YearsGraduation Rate
within 4 years28%
within 5 years48%
within 6 years51%