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 2013, of the 2,314 first-time, full-time, degree-seeking students who entered Sinclair in fall 2010, 72% had graduated, were still enrolled at Sinclair, had transferred to another college or university or left Sinclair in good standing.

Outcome %
265 graduated within three years* 11.5%
566 transferred by fall 2013 24.5%
383 enrolled at Sinclair fall 2013 16.6%
446 left Sinclair in good standing** 19.3%
Total 71.9%

* 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 2013, and who were not enrolled at Sinclair during the fall 2013 term.