Map Key
  • Less than 70 %
  • 70.1 - 76 %
  • 76.1 - 82 %
  • 82.1 - 88 %
  • More than 88 %
Percentage of high school students who graduated on time at the end of the 2011–12 school year.
State High School Graduation Rate Rank
Iowa 89.0%1st
Texas 88.0%2nd
Vermont 88.0%2nd
Wisconsin 88.0%2nd
Nebraska 88.0%2nd
Tennessee 87.0%6th
North Dakota 87.0%6th
New Hampshire 86.0%8th
New Jersey 86.0%8th
Missouri 86.0%8th
Indiana 86.0%8th
Maine 85.0%12th
Kansas 85.0%12th
Massachusetts 85.0%12th
Connecticut 85.0%12th
Maryland 84.0%16th
Pennsylvania 84.0%16th
Arkansas 84.0%16th
Montana 84.0%16th
South Dakota 83.0%20th
Virginia 83.0%20th
Hawaii 82.0%22nd
Illinois 82.0%22nd
Ohio 81.0%24th
Delaware 80.0%25th
Utah 80.0%25th
North Carolina 80.0%25th
Wyoming 79.0%28th
West Virginia 79.0%28th
Minnesota 78.0%30th
California 78.0%30th
New York 77.0%32nd
Washington 77.0%32nd
Rhode Island 77.0%32nd
Michigan 76.0%35th
Arizona 76.0%35th
Florida 75.0%37th
Alabama 75.0%37th
Mississippi 75.0%37th
Colorado 75.0%37th
South Carolina 75.0%37th
Louisiana 72.0%42nd
New Mexico 70.0%43rd
Georgia 70.0%43rd
Alaska 70.0%43rd
Oregon 68.0%46th
Nevada 63.0%47th
District of Columbia 59.0%48th