These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.


Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College are among two-year schools in the U.S. with the lowest 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

The analysis includes the on-time graduation rates of students who began in 2013 at all two-year schools and fall 2013 at two-year schools reported to the U.S. Department of Education.

Worst 'on time' graduation rates at U.S. 2-year schools

Rank
State
School
Enrollment
2-year graduation rate
1
Wisconsin
Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College
288
4%
2
Florida
Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College
971
5%
3
Louisiana
Delgado Community College
15,110
5%
4
Marshall Islands
College of the Marshall Islands
1,008
5%
5
New York
Joffrey Ballet School
207
5%
6
Connecticut
Capital Community College
3,302
6%
7
Massachusetts
Roxbury Community College
2,106
6%
8
Minnesota
White Earth Tribal and Community College
77
6%
9
South Carolina
Williamsburg Technical College
676
6%
10
Montana
Blackfeet Community College
425
7%
11
Nebraska
Nebraska Indian Community College
175
7%
12
Arkansas
Shorter College
446
8%
13
Minnesota
Leech Lake Tribal College
286
8%
14
Montana
Fort Peck Community College
385
8%
15
Oklahoma
Kiamichi Technology Center-Stigler
21
8%
16
South Dakota
Sisseton Wahpeton College
142
8%
17
Wisconsin
Empire Beauty School-Green Bay
34
8%
18
Wisconsin
Empire Beauty School-Milwaukee
72
8%
19
Alabama
Jefferson State Community College
8,938
9%
20
Louisiana
Southern University at Shreveport
3,240
9%
21
Maryland
Prince George's Community College
12,417
9%
22
North Carolina
Bladen Community College
1,248
9%
23
Oklahoma
Oklahoma City Community College
12,557
9%
24
South Carolina
Midlands Technical College
10,749
9%
25
Connecticut
Norwalk Community College
5,800
10%
26
Georgia
New Horizons Medical Institute
220
10%
27
Illinois
Northwestern College-Chicago Campus
262
10%
28
Illinois
Prairie State College
4,484
10%
29
Louisiana
Bossier Parish Community College
6,714
10%
30
New Jersey
Hudson County Community College
8,449
10%
31
Tennessee
Southwest Tennessee Community College
8,327
10%
32
Texas
Blinn College
19,096
10%
33
Texas
Mountain View College
9,652
10%
34
Indiana
Lil Lou's Beauty and Barber College LLC
89
11%
35
Louisiana
Baton Rouge Community College
7,297
11%
36
Louisiana
Louisiana State University-Eunice
2,906
11%
37
Massachusetts
Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital School of Nursing
260
11%
38
Michigan
Macomb Community College
21,734
11%
39
Michigan
Oakland Community College
18,923
11%
40
New Mexico
University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus
1,031
11%
41
Oregon
Rogue Community College
4,901
11%
42
Pennsylvania
Harrisburg Area Community College
18,837
11%
43
Texas
Austin Community College District
41,543
11%
44
Wisconsin
Milwaukee Area Technical College
15,057
11%
45
California
Los Angeles Southwest College
6,655
12%
46
Idaho
College of Western Idaho
9,120
12%
47
Illinois
MacCormac College
218
12%
48
Maryland
Community College of Baltimore County
21,193
12%
49
Michigan
Mid Michigan Community College
4,122
12%
50
Michigan
Wayne County Community College District
16,822
12%
51
Missouri
Saint Louis Community College
19,052
12%
52
Nebraska
Little Priest Tribal College
132
12%
53
New Jersey
Passaic County Community College
8,148
12%
54
New Mexico
New Mexico State University-Alamogordo
1,771
12%
55
New Mexico
University of New Mexico-Valencia County Campus
2,115
12%
56
North Carolina
Pitt Community College
8,279
12%
57
South Carolina
Aiken Technical College
2,459
12%
58
South Carolina
Denmark Technical College
632
12%
59
South Carolina
Florence-Darlington Technical College
6,003
12%
60
South Carolina
Greenville Technical College
11,932
12%
61
Georgia
Georgia State University-Perimeter College
18,727
13%
62
Indiana
Kenny's Academy of Barbering
36
13%
63
Maryland
Baltimore City Community College
4,409
13%
64
Massachusetts
Quincy College
5,009
13%
65
New Jersey
Essex County College
9,596
13%
66
New Mexico
New Mexico State University-Carlsbad
1,790
13%
67
New Mexico
Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute
367
13%
68
New Mexico
University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus
2,478
13%
69
North Carolina
Edgecombe Community College
2,228
13%
70
Oregon
Lane Community College
9,042
13%
71
South Carolina
Technical College of the Lowcountry
2,231
13%
72
South Carolina
Tri-County Technical College
6,094
13%
73
South Carolina
University of South Carolina-Union
839
13%
74
South Carolina
York Technical College
4,604
13%
75
Alabama
Coastal Alabama Community College
4,781
14%
76
Alabama
J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
829
14%
77
Alabama
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus
3,128
14%
78
Arizona
Mohave Community College
4,230
14%
79
Arizona
Rio Salado College
18,636
14%
80
Massachusetts
Bunker Hill Community College
13,253
14%
81
Michigan
Bay Mills Community College
467
14%
82
Michigan
Delta College
9,132
14%
83
Michigan
Grand Rapids Community College
14,464
14%
84
Puerto Rico
American Educational College
1,166
14%
85
Alabama
Bishop State Community College
3,028
15%
86
Arizona
Northland Pioneer College
3,044
15%
87
Hawaii
Kauai Community College
1,401
15%
88
Illinois
South Suburban College
3,703
15%
89
Indiana
Saint Elizabeth School of Nursing
166
15%
90
Louisiana
Nunez Community College
2,586
15%
91
Michigan
Kalamazoo Valley Community College
8,549
15%
92
Michigan
Kellogg Community College
4,815
15%
93
Michigan
Monroe County Community College
3,143
15%
94
Michigan
Mott Community College
8,013
15%
95
North Carolina
Durham Technical Community College
5,174
15%
96
Ohio
Cuyahoga Community College District
23,987
15%
97
Oklahoma
Tulsa Community College
17,135
15%
98
Oregon
Chemeketa Community College
10,797
15%
99
Oregon
Portland Community College
28,494
15%
100
Texas
North Central Texas College
9,610
15%
101
Alabama
Northwest-Shoals Community College
3,752
16%
102
Arizona
GateWay Community College
5,058
16%
103
Arizona
Mesa Community College
20,508
16%
104
Arizona
Pima Community College
24,956
16%
105
California
Barstow Community College
3,285
16%
106
Illinois
City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College
2,979
16%
107
Illinois
Joliet Junior College
15,383
16%
108
Indiana
College of Court Reporting Inc
189
16%
109
Indiana
Ivy Tech Community College
78,910
16%
110
Michigan
Muskegon Community College
4,423
16%
111
Michigan
Washtenaw Community College
12,160
16%
112
Minnesota
Minneapolis Community and Technical College
7,982
16%
113
Mississippi
Miller-Motte Technical College-Gulfport
10
16%
114
Montana
Great Falls College Montana State University
1,674
16%
115
Nebraska
Metropolitan Community College Area
14,788
16%
116
New Jersey
Camden County College
10,997
16%
117
North Carolina
Roanoke-Chowan Community College
881
16%
118
South Carolina
Trident Technical College
13,561
16%
119
Tennessee
Chattanooga State Community College
8,628
16%
120
Tennessee
Jackson State Community College
4,689
16%
121
Texas
Brookhaven College
12,775
16%
122
Texas
Central Texas College
18,117
16%
123
Texas
Collin County Community College District
29,703
16%
124
Texas
Del Mar College
11,689
16%
125
Texas
Eastfield College
15,029
16%
126
Texas
Victoria College
4,000
16%
127
Arkansas
Southeast Arkansas College
1,391
17%
128
California
Merritt College
6,783
17%
129
California
Moreno Valley College
9,202
17%
130
Connecticut
Naugatuck Valley Community College
6,651
17%
131
Hawaii
Honolulu Community College
3,903
17%
132
North Carolina
Central Piedmont Community College
19,487
17%
133
Pennsylvania
Lehigh Carbon Community College
6,620
17%
134
Tennessee
Dyersburg State Community College
2,816
17%
135
Texas
Weatherford College
5,619
17%
136
Texas
Wharton County Junior College
7,072
17%
137
Arizona
Coconino Community College
3,608
18%
138
Arizona
Glendale Community College
19,000
18%
139
Arizona
Phoenix College
11,508
18%
140
Arkansas
University of Arkansas-Pulaski Technical College
6,576
18%
141
California
Cerro Coso Community College
5,136
18%
142
California
Copper Mountain Community College
1,630
18%
143
California
El Camino College-Compton Center
7,492
18%
144
California
Fresno City College
22,925
18%
145
California
Palo Verde College
3,997
18%
146
Connecticut
Middlesex Community College
2,733
18%
147
Guam
Guam Community College
2,142
18%
148
Illinois
City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College
8,486
18%
149
Illinois
City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College
8,998
18%
150
Illinois
Triton College
11,386
18%
151
Louisiana
River Parishes Community College
1,980
18%
152
Maine
York County Community College
1,827
18%
153
Maryland
Chesapeake College
2,123
18%
154
Massachusetts
Berkshire Community College
1,959
18%
155
Massachusetts
North Shore Community College
6,315
18%
156
Michigan
Lansing Community College
13,583
18%
157
Michigan
North Central Michigan College
2,618
18%
158
Minnesota
Century College
8,925
18%
159
New Jersey
Atlantic Cape Community College
5,905
18%
160
North Carolina
Fayetteville Technical Community College
11,380
18%
161
North Carolina
Lenoir Community College
2,674
18%
162
North Carolina
Sandhills Community College
3,782
18%
163
Oklahoma
College of the Muscogee Nation
213
18%
164
Oregon
Linn-Benton Community College
5,775
18%
165
Rhode Island
Community College of Rhode Island
15,101
18%
166
South Carolina
Spartanburg Community College
4,715
18%
167
Tennessee
Nashville State Community College
8,914
18%
168
Texas
Houston Community College
57,032
18%
169
Texas
Northeast Lakeview College
3,484
18%
170
Texas
Trinity Valley Community College
4,738
18%
171
West Virginia
New River Community and Technical College
1,447
18%
172
West Virginia
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
1,680
18%
173
Alabama
Bevill State Community College
3,806
19%
174
Alabama
Enterprise State Community College
1,755
19%
175
Arizona
Arizona Western College
7,569
19%
176
Arizona
Scottsdale Community College
9,551
19%
177
California
Coastline Community College
10,706
19%
178
California
Long Beach City College
24,704
19%
179
California
Los Angeles Mission College
10,436
19%
180
Connecticut
Manchester Community College
6,780
19%
181
Kentucky
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
9,940
19%
182
Maryland
Howard Community College
9,502
19%
183
Massachusetts
Quinsigamond Community College
7,696
19%
184
Michigan
Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College
141
19%
185
Minnesota
North Hennepin Community College
6,864
19%
186
Missouri
St Charles Community College
6,755
19%
187
New Mexico
Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso Campus
635
19%
188
North Carolina
Guilford Technical Community College
11,059
19%
189
Ohio
North Central State College
3,094
19%
190
Oklahoma
Rose State College
6,940
19%
191
South Carolina
Central Carolina Technical College
3,579
19%
192
South Carolina
Northeastern Technical College
970
19%
193
South Carolina
Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College
2,640
19%
194
Tennessee
Cleveland State Community College
3,315
19%
195
Texas
Cedar Valley College
7,124
19%
196
Texas
El Paso Community College
29,460
19%
197
Texas
Texas Southmost College
5,062
19%
198
West Virginia
West Virginia Northern Community College
1,774
19%
199
Alabama
Chattahoochee Valley Community College
1,528
20%
200
Arizona
Estrella Mountain Community College
9,344
20%

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