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Graduation Rates Detail for University of California, Los Angeles

Graduation Rates for University of California, Los Angeles

The data presented below are from a longitudinal report collected by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) through the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

The report follows a group of full-time, first-time, degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students that started college in a given year. The chart shows the rate that the original cohort received their bachelor's degree in 5 years.

The completion rates are the percentage of the cohort that completed within 4, 5, or 6 years. To calculate the rate, all completions up to and including that time-frame are used as the numerator. For example, based on a cohort of 100 students, if 25 students complete their bachelor's degree in 4 years, the 4-year completion rate is 25%. If 15 students take 5 years to complete their degree, the 5-year completion rate is 40%; that is 40% of the original cohort completed their degree within 5 years of starting. If 10 students take 6 years to complete, the 6-year completion rate is 50%.

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Graduation Rate for Freshmen
Starting in Each Year
Black Students
University of California, Los Angeles
  Completions Completion Rate
Year Gender Cohort 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year
1996 Men 72 14 23 2 19.4% 51.4% 54.2%
  Women 172 62 68 8 36.0% 75.6% 80.2%
  Total 244 76 167 177 31.1% 68.4% 72.5%
1997 Men 78 19 24 4 24.4% 55.1% 60.3%
  Women 146 52 61 5 35.6% 77.4% 80.8%
  Total 224 71 156 165 31.7% 69.6% 73.7%
1998 Men 60 14 19 2 23.3% 55.0% 58.3%
  Women 89 33 35 2 37.1% 76.4% 78.7%
  Total 149 47 101 105 31.5% 67.8% 70.5%
1999 Men 50 13 15 2 26.0% 56.0% 60.0%
  Women 105 44 35 4 41.9% 75.2% 79.0%
  Total 155 57 107 113 36.8% 69.0% 72.9%
2000 Men 61 10 24 5 16.4% 55.7% 63.9%
  Women 96 51 29 3 53.1% 83.3% 86.5%
  Total 157 61 114 122 38.9% 72.6% 77.7%
2001 Men 39 11 13 0 28.2% 61.5% 61.5%
  Women 97 62 16 2 63.9% 80.4% 82.5%
  Total 136 73 102 104 53.7% 75.0% 76.5%
 
 

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