Tougaloo College Student Outcomes

Tougaloo, Mississippi

Graduation Rate

Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time
47% vs. 41.9% national median
Graduation Rates for Tougaloo College
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
within 4 years 29% earned a bachelor degree
within 5 years 43% earned a bachelor degree
within 6 years 48% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Tougaloo College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Tougaloo College is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.

Post Graduation Earnings

Average Salary After 10 Years
$29,600 vs. $34,300 national median
Average salary after attending Tougaloo College
Years Average Earnings
after 6 years $24,100 per year
after 7 years $24,700 per year
after 8 years $28,400 per year
after 9 years $31,500 per year
after 10 years $29,600 per year

10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Tougaloo College students who are working and no longer in school is $29,600, which is 14% below the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.

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Student Loan Debt Upon Graduation

Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans

Student Loan Repayment

Median Loan Payment
$361 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans
39% vs. 47% national average

If you are having trouble affording your Tougaloo College student loan debt, explore your options.

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176406 IPEDS survey data for Tougaloo College.

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