Completion & Graduation Rates

​​Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

DMACC's most recently reported completion or graduation rate (2019 Cohort) was: 34​%


Graduation Rate Percentages by Gender and Race:

​Nonresident Alien
​American Indian or Alaska Native
​Black or African American
​Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
​Two or more races
​Unknown Race

​Graduation Rate Percentages by Gender:

Men: 32%

Women: 36%

Graduation Rate Percentages by Pell recipients and recipients of a subsidized Direct Loan who did not receive a Pell Grant:

Recipients of a Pell Grant (within entering year): 26%

Recipients of a Direct Subsidized Loan (Within entering year) that did not receive a Pell Grant: 31%

Did not receive either a Pell Grant or Direct Subsidized Loan (within entering year): 41%​

Transfer-Out Rates

Transfer-Out rates are defined as total number of students who are known to have transferred out of the reporting institution within 150% of normal time to completion divided by the number in the cohort.

DMACC's most recently reported transfer out rate was: 13%

Retention Rates

Retention rate is the percent of DMACC's first-time, full-time undergraduate students who continue at DMACC the next year. The information reported is based on IPEDs report.

First-time, full-time student retention rate: 60​%