Right to Know: Graduation Rates


The U.S. Department of Education requires that all colleges and universities report graduation rates to all prospective and current students.

As of fall 2014, of the 2,278 first-time, full-time, degree-seeking students who entered Sinclair in fall 2011, 79% had graduated, were still enrolled at Sinclair, had transferred to another college or university or left Sinclair in good standing.

Outcome %
267 graduated within three years* 11.7%
636 transferred by fall 2014 27.9%
342 enrolled at Sinclair fall 2014 15.0%
548 left Sinclair in good standing** 24.1%
Total 78.7%

* This includes those who earned an associate degree within three years or a certificate within 150% of normal time to completion (time varies depending on credit hours required).

** This includes those in good standing who had not graduated or transferred by fall 2014, and who were not enrolled at Sinclair during the fall 2014 term.