Air Force rated as top public institution for graduation success rate

    Junior RB Broam Hart

    Junior RB Broam Hart

    Oct. 24, 2013

    The Air Force Academy is the top ranked public institution in graduation success rate at 93 percent, according to figures released by the NCAA recently. Boise State at 91 percent ranks second while Army at 89 percent rounds out the top three public institutions.

    The Falcons rank fifth overall behind four private schools. Northwestern is first overall at 97 percent, followed by Rice (95 percent) and Boston College and Notre Dame at 94 percent. The remainder of the top 10 follows. The overall graduation rate for college football was 71 percent.

    1. Northwestern, 97 percent

    2. Rice 95, percent

    3. Boston College, 94 percent

    3. Notre Dame, 94 percent

    5. Air Force, 93 percent

    5. Stanford, 93 percent

    7. Duke, 92 percent

    8. Boise State, 91 percent

    9. Army, 89 percent

    10. Miami, 86 percent

    10. Wake Forest, 86 percent



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