Four-Year Graduation Rates

View how Luther compares to public, ELCA (Evangelical Lutheran Church of America), and other private colleges and universities in terms of four-year graduation rates*:

Public University Comparison Four-Year Graduation Rates
Luther College 68%
University of Wisconsin (Madison) 53%
University of Minnesota (Twin Cities) 50%
University of Iowa 47%
Iowa State University 39%
University of Northern Iowa 38%
ELCA/Private College/University Comparison Four-Year Graduation Rates
St. Olaf 83%
Gustavus Adolphus 81%
Luther College 68%
Cornell College 66%
Drake University 64%
Concordia (Moorhead, Minn) 63%
Central College 62%
Wartburg College 60%
Coe College 59%
Simpson College 58%
Augustana College (Sioux Falls, S.D.) 52%

* Percentage of full-time, first-time students who began their studies in fall 2006 and graduated in four years.