Northwestern Has the Highest Graduation Rate

Northwestern_2013Things aren’t going well for Northwestern on the field the last few weeks, but as is often the case, the Wildcats are still doing well in the classroom.

On Thursday the NCAA released its annual graduation success rates, and of all the schools in the FBS, none had a higher success rate than Northwestern’s 97%. Here’s a list of the top ten schools.

1. Northwestern 97%

2. Rice 95%

3. Boston College 94%

3. Notre Dame 94%

5. Air Force 93%

5. Stanford 93%

7. Duke 92%

8. Boise State 91%

9. Army 89%

10. Miami 86%

10. Wake Forest 86%

The numbers are based on student-athletes who enrolled in college in 2006.