Retention and Graduation

Undergraduate retention rates are reported as the percentage of first-time freshman students returning to the same institution in the fall of their second year. Manhattan College retained 84 percent of its 2013 full-time, first-time freshman students in the fall of their second year, based on October 2014 census figures.

Graduation rates are reported by the percentage of freshman students completing an undergraduate bachelor’s degree within six years. 

Rate of retention as of fall 2014 84%
Average graduation rate (full-time cohort beginning in the fall of 2008) 76%