2017 Student Success Scorecard

College of Alameda

College of Alameda (COA) is one of four Peralta Community Colleges. The Peralta Community College District was established in 1964 with its roots in the history of public education in Oakland. The college primarily serves the residents of Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland and Piedmont. For more than 40 years, COA has been providing technical training with expertise ranging from diesel, auto, and aircraft mechanics, to fashion design and dental assisting.

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 2015-16 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2010-11.

Total Students
10,194

Gender Rate
Female 55.2%
Male 42.8%
Unknown 1.9%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 23.1%
20 to 24 years old 34.2%
25 to 39 years old 31.4%
40 or more years old 11.4%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 18.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 28.7%
Filipino 3.7%
Hispanic 23.3%
Pacific Islander 0.6%
White 15.3%
Two or more Races 4.7%
Unknown 5.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 3,465.1
Credit Sections 1,240
Non-Credit Sections 4
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 56.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students **
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 872:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**11,31010,7749,94010,194
Gender
Female**51.5%51.8%54.3%55.2%
Male**42.6%42.6%43.0%42.8%
Unknown**5.9%5.6%2.6%1.9%
Age
Less than 20 years old**21.5%21.8%21.6%23.1%
20 to 24 years old**35.4%35.5%34.5%34.2%
25 to 39 years old**31.1%31.1%31.7%31.4%
40 or more years old**12.0%11.5%12.2%11.4%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**21.8%21.7%19.8%18.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.3%0.2%0.3%0.3%
Asian**27.5%27.5%28.3%28.7%
Filipino**3.0%3.3%3.4%3.7%
Hispanic**18.3%19.6%21.5%23.3%
Pacific Islander**0.5%0.5%0.5%0.6%
White**15.0%15.5%15.6%15.3%
Two or more Races**4.4%4.9%4.7%4.7%
Unknown**9.2%6.8%5.9%5.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**3,581.03,525.63,583.53,465.1
Credit Sections**1,1201,1201,1701,240
Non-Credit Sections**1124
Median Credit Section Size**30292626
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**54.3%58.2%65.5%56.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**********
Student Counseling Ratio**692:1844:1796:1872:1
 
* Insufficient data
** No data

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Remedial / ESL

Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2010-11 who first enrolled in a course below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL during 2015-16 and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.

Remedial Math

37.2% N=656
Gender Rate N
Female 38.5 338
Male 37.2 274
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 44.7 237
20-24 32.8 192
25-39 33.3 159
40 OR OVER 32.4 68
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 21.9 187
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 20.0 *
ASIAN 57.6 99
FILIPINO 63.6 33
HISPANIC 32.8 134
PACIFIC ISLANDER 80.0 *
WHITE 38.5 78

Remedial English

32.1%
N=666
Gender Rate N
Female 31.0 332
Male 35.5 290
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 41.0 329
20-24 25.4 201
25-39 20.4 93
40 OR OVER 20.9 43
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 20.2 257
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 59.5 131
FILIPINO 37.9 29
HISPANIC 30.6 124
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 46.9 32

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

24.5%
N=400
Gender Rate N
Female 32.1 218
Male 17.4 155
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.0 45
20-24 28.8 80
25-39 21.1 171
40 OR OVER 11.5 104
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 21.2 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 26.5 226
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 22.4 58
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 16.7 30

*: 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 2014-15 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
  21.3% N=366 35.5% N=366
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 20.2 168 34.5 168
Male 22.6 195 36.9 195
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 24.5 274 41.2 274
20-24 15.3 59 22.0 59
25-39 8.3 24 12.5 24
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 11.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 11.9 59 15.3 59
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 32.7 113 55.8 113
FILIPINO 27.0 37 51.4 37
HISPANIC 10.9 92 19.6 92
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 0.0 *
WHITE 30.8 39 41.0 39

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  36.6% N=366 54.4% N=366
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 38.1 168 54.2 168
Male 34.9 195 54.4 195
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 39.8 274 60.6 274
20-24 27.1 59 33.9 59
25-39 20.8 24 37.5 24
40 OR OVER 44.4 * 44.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.4 59 39.0 59
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 40.7 113 65.5 113
FILIPINO 40.5 37 64.9 37
HISPANIC 29.3 92 41.3 92
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 * 50.0 *
WHITE 56.4 39 69.2 39

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Persistence

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2010-11 tracked for six years through 2015-16 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.

Persistence College Prepared

64.8% N=176
Gender Rate N
Female 59.5 74
Male 68.8 96
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.1 138
20-24 77.3 22
25-39 90.0 10
40 OR OVER 83.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 76.2 21
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 60.3 68
FILIPINO 87.5 *
HISPANIC 63.0 27
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 70.0 20

Persistence Unprepared For College

64.0%
N=425
Gender Rate N
Female 71.1 194
Male 58.7 218
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.1 283
20-24 56.2 73
25-39 64.4 45
40 OR OVER 62.5 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 67.0 91
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 63.6 118
FILIPINO 78.3 *
HISPANIC 63.5 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 64.4 45

Persistence Overall

64.2%
N=601
Gender Rate N
Female 67.9 268
Male 61.8 314
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 64.1 421
20-24 61.1 95
25-39 69.1 55
40 OR OVER 66.7 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.8 112
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 62.4 186
FILIPINO 80.6 31
HISPANIC 63.4 123
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 66.2 65

*: 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 2010-11 tracked for six years through 2015-16 who achieved at least 30 units.

30 Units College Prepared

69.9% N=176
Gender Rate N
Female 70.3 74
Male 70.8 96
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.3 138
20-24 68.2 22
25-39 70.0 10
40 OR OVER 66.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 81.0 21
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 72.1 68
FILIPINO 87.5 *
HISPANIC 66.7 27
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 55.0 20

30 Units Unprepared For College

68.5%
N=425
Gender Rate N
Female 70.6 194
Male 67.9 218
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 68.9 283
20-24 63.0 73
25-39 75.6 45
40 OR OVER 66.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 60.4 91
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 80.5 118
FILIPINO 73.9 *
HISPANIC 64.6 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 60.0 45

30 Units Overall

68.9%
N=601
Gender Rate N
Female 70.5 268
Male 68.8 314
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.4 421
20-24 64.2 95
25-39 74.5 55
40 OR OVER 66.7 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 64.3 112
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 77.4 186
FILIPINO 77.4 31
HISPANIC 65.0 123
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 58.5 65

*: 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 2010-11 tracked for six years through 2015-16 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.

Degree Transfer College Prepared

68.2% N=176
Gender Rate N
Female 77.0 74
Male 65.6 96
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.7 138
20-24 63.6 22
25-39 50.0 10
40 OR OVER 33.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.6 21
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 80.9 68
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 63.0 27
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 65.0 20

Persistence Unprepared For College

35.1%
N=425
Gender Rate N
Female 33.0 194
Male 37.2 218
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 39.9 283
20-24 28.8 73
25-39 22.2 45
40 OR OVER 20.8 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.1 91
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 49.2 118
FILIPINO 21.7 *
HISPANIC 29.2 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 37.8 45

Persistence Overall

44.8%
N=601
Gender Rate N
Female 45.1 268
Male 45.9 314
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.4 421
20-24 36.8 95
25-39 27.3 55
40 OR OVER 23.3 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.7 112
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 60.8 186
FILIPINO 29.0 31
HISPANIC 36.6 123
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 46.2 65

*: 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 2010-11 tracked for six years through 2015-16 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.

Career Technical Education College Overall

53.1% N=529
Gender Rate N
Female 55.9 222
Male 52.8 267
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 58.4 89
20-24 60.0 170
25-39 45.9 194
40 OR OVER 50.0 76
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.9 95
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 68.2 148
FILIPINO 47.6 21
HISPANIC 47.8 92
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 *
WHITE 41.8 91

*: 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 2015-16, who started first time in 2010-11 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 2013-2014 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

+48.4% N=213
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Other Health Occupations 10.2% 46
Automotive Technology 76.5% 40
Accounting 31.5% 39
Computer Information Systems 88.4% 26
Business and Commerce, General 57.4% 25
Diesel Technology 81.7% 14
Fashion Design 13.5% 12
Dental Assistant 16.8%
Automotive Collision Repair 181.3%
Small Business and Entrepreneurship 13.9%

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 29.3% 85
Male 86.8% 101
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 484.2% 13
20-24 88.6% 61
25-39 30.4% 106
40 OR OVER 12.3% 33
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 63.0% 40
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 51.5% *
ASIAN 29.6% 52
FILIPINO -4.6% *
HISPANIC 106.9% 43
PACIFIC ISLANDER 2393.2% *
WHITE 20.9% 43

*: 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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