2018 Student Success Scorecard

Lake Tahoe Community College

Lake Tahoe Community College, at 6,229 feet above sea level, is in the heart of South Lake Tahoe, and has the highest elevation of any college in California. The college was founded in 1975. In addition to the classrooms and labs, the 164-acre wooded campus features a 192-seat theater, extensive art labs and a demonstration garden. The campus also includes a 26,000-square-foot gymnasium with a dance studio and fitness education center and a student center, which includes a café, Internet terminals and teaching kitchens for the culinary arts program. In 2006, the college opened a 27,000-square-foot library and adjoining art gallery.

College Profile
Remedial / ESL
Transfer Level Achievement
Persistence
30 Units
Degree Transfer
Career Technical Education
Career Development/College Preparation
SkillsBuilder
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College Profile

The student population and course sections offered described in the tables are based on the 2016-17 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2011-12.

Total Students
5,473

Gender Rate
Female 46.2%
Male 52.4%
Unknown 1.3%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 16.6%
20 to 24 years old 22.3%
25 to 39 years old 28.2%
40 or more years old 32.8%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 3.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.7%
Asian 3.9%
Filipino 2.0%
Hispanic 24.7%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
White 57.7%
Two or more Races 4.4%
Unknown 2.9%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 1,649.1
Credit Sections 1,088
Non-Credit Sections 42
Median Credit Section Size 12
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 39.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 27.1%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 233:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students5,1315,5075,9186,0255,473
Gender
Female57.2%51.8%46.1%45.2%46.2%
Male42.3%47.6%53.1%53.4%52.4%
Unknown0.5%0.5%0.8%1.3%1.3%
Age
Less than 20 years old14.4%13.2%10.9%16.1%16.6%
20 to 24 years old22.1%23.6%22.5%22.0%22.3%
25 to 39 years old29.1%29.5%30.3%31.0%28.2%
40 or more years old34.4%33.7%36.3%30.9%32.8%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American1.3%1.7%2.2%3.4%3.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.7%0.7%0.4%0.4%0.7%
Asian2.7%2.9%3.3%3.2%3.9%
Filipino1.9%1.8%1.6%1.6%2.0%
Hispanic20.9%22.3%22.2%23.7%24.7%
Pacific Islander0.2%0.2%0.3%0.3%0.3%
White66.7%64.2%62.3%59.9%57.7%
Two or more Races3.0%3.6%3.5%4.1%4.4%
Unknown2.5%2.6%4.3%3.4%2.9%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students1,464.61,668.71,761.31,678.71,649.1
Credit Sections1,0821,1961,2071,2851,088
Non-Credit Sections4240454442
Median Credit Section Size1614131212
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty53.5%52.9%39.4%36.1%39.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**27.6%*25.3%*28.6%*27.1%
Student Counseling Ratio1,200:1463:11,049:1376:1233:1
 
* Insufficient data
** No data

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Remedial / ESL

Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2011-12 who first enrolled in a course below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL during 2016-17 and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.

Remedial Math

48.0% N=248
Gender Rate N
Female 53.0 134
Male 41.6 113
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 51.2 121
20-24 49.2 63
25-39 48.8 43
40 OR OVER 23.8 21
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO 54.5 11
HISPANIC 47.4 57
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 48.4 157

Remedial English

42.4%
N=158
Gender Rate N
Female 46.3 80
Male 38.5 78
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.0 80
20-24 39.5 43
25-39 31.8 22
40 OR OVER 23.1 13
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 14.3 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 50.0 *
FILIPINO 60.0 15
HISPANIC 39.5 43
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 45.2 84

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

N/A
N=Less Than 10
Gender Rate N
Female N/A *
Male N/A *
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 N/A *
20-24 N/A *
25-39 N/A *
40 OR OVER N/A *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN N/A *
FILIPINO N/A *
HISPANIC N/A *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE N/A *

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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Transfer Level Achievement

The percent of first-time students in 2015-16 who complete 6 units and attempt any Math or English in their first year who complete a transfer-level course in Math or English in their first or second year.

Transfer Level Achievement Math

  1-Year 2-Year
  13.0% N=162 23.5% N=162
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 12.7 63 22.2 63
Male 13.3 98 24.5 98
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 22.1 95 33.7 95
20-24 0.0 27 14.8 27
25-39 0.0 31 6.5 31
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 14 0.0 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 50.0 *
ASIAN 100.0 * 100.0 *
FILIPINO 20.0 * 20.0 *
HISPANIC 6.7 60 13.3 60
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 N/A 0.0 N/A
WHITE 18.3 71 32.4 71

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  54.3% N=162 61.1% N=162
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 61.9 63 66.7 63
Male 49.0 98 57.1 98
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 60.0 95 68.4 95
20-24 44.4 27 48.1 27
25-39 45.2 31 51.6 31
40 OR OVER 55.6 * 55.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.7 14 42.9 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 * 50.0 *
ASIAN 100.0 * 100.0 *
FILIPINO 20.0 * 20.0 *
HISPANIC 41.7 60 50.0 60
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 N/A 0.0 N/A
WHITE 69.0 71 76.1 71

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Persistence

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.

Persistence College Prepared

71.1% N=38
Gender Rate N
Female 77.3 22
Male 62.5 16
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.5 34
20-24 0.0 *
25-39 100.0 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 77.8 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 72.0 25

Persistence Unprepared For College

61.6%
N=159
Gender Rate N
Female 68.9 74
Male 54.8 84
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.8 117
20-24 58.3 *
25-39 72.7 *
40 OR OVER 85.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 90.9 *
HISPANIC 60.4 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 56.7 90

Persistence Overall

63.5%
N=197
Gender Rate N
Female 70.8 96
Male 56.0 100
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 62.9 151
20-24 53.8 26
25-39 75.0 12
40 OR OVER 87.5 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 83.3 12
HISPANIC 63.2 57
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 60.0 115

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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30 Units

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who achieved at least 30 units.

30 Units College Prepared

73.7% N=38
Gender Rate N
Female 68.2 22
Male 81.3 16
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.5 34
20-24 100.0 *
25-39 0.0 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 100.0 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 64.0 25

30 Units Unprepared For College

56.0%
N=159
Gender Rate N
Female 56.8 74
Male 54.8 84
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.6 117
20-24 54.2 *
25-39 54.5 *
40 OR OVER 71.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO 54.5 *
HISPANIC 56.3 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 54.4 90

30 Units Overall

59.4%
N=197
Gender Rate N
Female 59.4 96
Male 59.0 100
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.6 151
20-24 57.7 26
25-39 50.0 12
40 OR OVER 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO 58.3 12
HISPANIC 63.2 57
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 56.5 115

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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Degree Transfer - Completion

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.

Degree Transfer College Prepared

68.4% N=38
Gender Rate N
Female 77.3 22
Male 56.3 16
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.5 34
20-24 50.0 *
25-39 0.0 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 77.8 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 60.0 25

Persistence Unprepared For College

37.7%
N=159
Gender Rate N
Female 48.6 74
Male 28.6 84
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 38.5 117
20-24 33.3 *
25-39 45.5 *
40 OR OVER 28.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO 54.5 *
HISPANIC 27.1 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 40.0 90

Persistence Overall

43.7%
N=197
Gender Rate N
Female 55.2 96
Male 33.0 100
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 46.4 151
20-24 34.6 26
25-39 41.7 12
40 OR OVER 25.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 50.0 *
FILIPINO 58.3 12
HISPANIC 35.1 57
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 44.3 115

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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Career Technical Education

Percentage of students completing more than eight units in courses classified as career technical education (or apprenticeship ) in a single discipline for the first time in 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.

Career Technical Education College Overall

39.9% N=208
Gender Rate N
Female 42.3 97
Male 38.2 110
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 56.6 53
20-24 42.0 69
25-39 29.5 61
40 OR OVER 24.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 33.3 *
HISPANIC 42.5 40
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 40.0 140

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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Career Development and College Preparation (Non-credit)

Percentage of students tracked for six years through 2016-17, who started first time in 2011-12 in a Career Development and College Preparation course and completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.

Career Development and College Preparation (Non-credit) Overall

N/A N=Less Than 10
Gender Rate N
Female N/A *
Male N/A *
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 N/A *
20-24 N/A *
25-39 N/A *
40 OR OVER N/A *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN N/A *
FILIPINO N/A *
HISPANIC N/A *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE N/A *

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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SkillsBuilder

The median percentage change in wages for students who completed higher level CTE coursework in 2014-2015 and left the system without receiving any type of traditional outcome such as transfer to a four year college or completion of a degree or certificate.

Career Builder - Mediam Earnings Change

+20.7% N=592
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Fire Technology 16.7% 297
Other Education 25.7% 55
Culinary Arts 20.2% 49
Emergency Medical Services 59.1% 48
Child Development/Early Care and Education 21.0% 23
Business and Commerce, General 67.2% 19
Accounting 79.3% 16
Real Estate 73.8% 12
Administration of Justice 56.7% 11
Other Public and Protective Services -1.8% 11

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 22.1% 175
Male 19.7% 414
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 98.0% 16
20-24 78.4% 93
25-39 21.9% 281
40 OR OVER 14.1% 202
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 20.6% 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 14.1% *
ASIAN 15.3% 24
FILIPINO 56.2% *
HISPANIC 21.7% 100
PACIFIC ISLANDER 113.0% *
WHITE 20.0% 378

*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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