2017 Student Success Scorecard

Berkeley City College

Berkeley City College, established in 1974, is part of the Peralta Community College District in downtown Berkeley. The college serves students seeking general education courses, transfers to four-year universities, degrees and certificates in liberal arts and occupational areas, as well as career preparation. The student body represents a diverse mix of ethnic, cultural and economic backgrounds. There are high school students enrolled in advanced courses, full-time workers seeking professional development, people who wish to transfer to a four-year university, and lifelong learners. The college maintains a strong and unique collaboration with the University of California at Berkeley.

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
11,750

Gender Rate
Female 54.7%
Male 42.6%
Unknown 2.6%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 25.3%
20 to 24 years old 35.3%
25 to 39 years old 28.6%
40 or more years old 10.9%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 16.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 19.9%
Filipino 2.2%
Hispanic 23.8%
Pacific Islander 0.4%
White 25.5%
Two or more Races 6.7%
Unknown 5.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 4,307.6
Credit Sections 1,950
Non-Credit Sections 0
Median Credit Section Size 24
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 56.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students **
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 563:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**11,16411,42311,34911,750
Gender
Female**52.8%52.6%53.9%54.7%
Male**40.9%41.5%42.9%42.6%
Unknown**6.3%5.9%3.1%2.6%
Age
Less than 20 years old**21.3%22.1%23.5%25.3%
20 to 24 years old**35.3%35.8%35.4%35.3%
25 to 39 years old**29.3%29.2%28.9%28.6%
40 or more years old**14.0%12.9%12.3%10.9%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**18.6%18.1%17.0%16.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.3%0.3%0.2%0.3%
Asian**17.1%16.5%17.8%19.9%
Filipino**2.1%2.1%2.1%2.2%
Hispanic**20.3%22.5%23.4%23.8%
Pacific Islander**0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%
White**26.5%27.1%26.8%25.5%
Two or more Races**5.6%6.7%6.7%6.7%
Unknown**9.1%6.4%5.6%5.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**3,506.03,846.94,196.14,307.6
Credit Sections**1,5181,7491,8211,950
Non-Credit Sections**0000
Median Credit Section Size**28282524
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**54.3%58.2%65.5%56.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**********
Student Counseling Ratio**792:1667:1666:1563:1
 
* 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

42.7% N=618
Gender Rate N
Female 42.2 329
Male 41.2 257
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 43.2 259
20-24 37.3 169
25-39 45.5 134
40 OR OVER 50.0 56
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 29.8 191
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 75.7 37
FILIPINO 60.0 15
HISPANIC 40.7 123
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 53.6 125

Remedial English

35.5%
N=667
Gender Rate N
Female 36.6 361
Male 34.5 275
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 42.0 274
20-24 34.4 192
25-39 28.1 135
40 OR OVER 27.3 66
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 21.5 261
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 45.3 53
FILIPINO 57.1 14
HISPANIC 43.8 146
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 46.9 81

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

37.9%
N=206
Gender Rate N
Female 36.3 124
Male 43.4 76
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.0 26
20-24 48.6 35
25-39 36.1 97
40 OR OVER 27.1 48
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 28.6 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 31.6 76
FILIPINO 33.3 *
HISPANIC 31.9 47
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 55.3 38

*: 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
  32.4% N=525 45.9% N=525
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 27.3 264 40.2 264
Male 38.2 254 52.8 254
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 33.1 411 45.5 411
20-24 34.6 81 50.6 81
25-39 19.2 26 42.3 26
40 OR OVER 14.3 * 28.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 12.8 94 19.1 94
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 56.6 106 68.9 106
FILIPINO 30.0 20 45.0 20
HISPANIC 22.9 153 41.2 153
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 * 33.3 *
WHITE 40.4 109 56.0 109

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  57.1% N=525 69.7% N=525
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 57.6 264 71.6 264
Male 57.5 254 68.1 254
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 58.9 411 72.7 411
20-24 48.1 81 56.8 81
25-39 57.7 26 61.5 26
40 OR OVER 57.1 * 71.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 94 61.7 94
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 59.4 106 78.3 106
FILIPINO 70.0 20 80.0 20
HISPANIC 58.2 153 68.6 153
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 * 66.7 *
WHITE 56.9 109 67.9 109

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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

63.4% N=205
Gender Rate N
Female 63.0 73
Male 62.8 129
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.2 151
20-24 52.5 40
25-39 63.6 11
40 OR OVER 66.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 75.0 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 59.1 44
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 56.7 30
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 63.5 85

Persistence Unprepared For College

70.6%
N=391
Gender Rate N
Female 68.9 219
Male 74.1 166
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.0 267
20-24 60.4 48
25-39 71.4 49
40 OR OVER 63.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 67.9 109
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 73.0 37
FILIPINO 84.6 *
HISPANIC 69.5 82
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 *
WHITE 78.7 89

Persistence Overall

68.1%
N=596
Gender Rate N
Female 67.5 292
Male 69.2 295
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.6 418
20-24 56.8 88
25-39 70.0 60
40 OR OVER 63.3 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.6 121
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 65.4 81
FILIPINO 88.2 17
HISPANIC 66.1 112
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 71.3 174

*: 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

59.0% N=205
Gender Rate N
Female 64.4 73
Male 56.6 129
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.6 151
20-24 47.5 40
25-39 81.8 11
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 58.3 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 56.8 44
FILIPINO 25.0 *
HISPANIC 53.3 30
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 63.5 85

30 Units Unprepared For College

63.7%
N=391
Gender Rate N
Female 66.2 219
Male 60.8 166
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.3 267
20-24 60.4 48
25-39 65.3 49
40 OR OVER 70.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 46.8 109
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 89.2 37
FILIPINO 84.6 *
HISPANIC 61.0 82
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 75.3 89

30 Units Overall

62.1%
N=596
Gender Rate N
Female 65.8 292
Male 59.0 295
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 62.0 418
20-24 54.5 88
25-39 68.3 60
40 OR OVER 73.3 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.9 121
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 71.6 81
FILIPINO 70.6 17
HISPANIC 58.9 112
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 69.5 174

*: 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

58.0% N=205
Gender Rate N
Female 63.0 73
Male 55.0 129
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.6 151
20-24 45.0 40
25-39 36.4 11
40 OR OVER 33.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 72.7 44
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 56.7 30
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 51.8 85

Persistence Unprepared For College

38.6%
N=391
Gender Rate N
Female 40.2 219
Male 36.1 166
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 41.2 267
20-24 33.3 48
25-39 28.6 49
40 OR OVER 40.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.9 109
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 75.7 37
FILIPINO 38.5 *
HISPANIC 34.1 82
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 47.2 89

Persistence Overall

45.3%
N=596
Gender Rate N
Female 45.9 292
Male 44.4 295
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 49.3 418
20-24 38.6 88
25-39 30.0 60
40 OR OVER 40.0 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 26.4 121
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 74.1 81
FILIPINO 52.9 17
HISPANIC 40.2 112
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 49.4 174

*: 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

44.8% N=422
Gender Rate N
Female 50.8 197
Male 42.9 177
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 74.6 63
20-24 52.0 125
25-39 35.0 140
40 OR OVER 29.8 94
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 74
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 46.6 73
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 50.0 58
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 38.0 150

*: 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

+13.1% N=196
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Accounting 61.3% 38
Computer Graphics and Digital Imagery 3.3% 29
Digital Media 14.8% 28
Business and Commerce, General 78.6% 27
Multimedia -28.9% 19
Animation -6.6% 13
Computer Programming 15.2% 12
Other Health Occupations -5.6%
Website Design and Development 48.6%
Biotechnology and Biomedical Technology 52.9%

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 12.8% 99
Male 17.9% 75
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 118.2% *
20-24 79.8% 56
25-39 7.9% 94
40 OR OVER 5.5% 39
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 31.2% 29
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0% *
ASIAN 25.9% 30
FILIPINO 52.9% *
HISPANIC 27.6% 42
PACIFIC ISLANDER 15.9% *
WHITE -0.2% 72

*: 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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