2018 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 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
11,227

Gender Rate
Female 54.5%
Male 43.4%
Unknown 2.1%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 27.6%
20 to 24 years old 35.3%
25 to 39 years old 27.0%
40 or more years old 10.0%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 17.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 24.1%
Filipino 2.8%
Hispanic 22.1%
Pacific Islander 0.4%
White 25.1%
Two or more Races 3.0%
Unknown 4.5%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 3,284.9
Credit Sections 1,823
Non-Credit Sections 4
Median Credit Section Size 24
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 57.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 30.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 588:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students11,16411,42311,34911,75011,227
Gender
Female52.8%52.6%53.9%54.7%54.5%
Male40.9%41.5%42.9%42.6%43.4%
Unknown6.3%5.9%3.1%2.6%2.1%
Age
Less than 20 years old21.3%22.1%23.5%25.3%27.6%
20 to 24 years old35.3%35.8%35.4%35.3%35.3%
25 to 39 years old29.3%29.2%28.9%28.6%27.0%
40 or more years old14.0%12.9%12.3%10.9%10.0%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American18.6%18.1%17.0%16.1%17.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.3%0.3%0.2%0.3%0.2%
Asian17.1%16.5%17.8%19.9%24.1%
Filipino2.1%2.1%2.1%2.2%2.8%
Hispanic20.3%22.5%23.4%23.8%22.1%
Pacific Islander0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%
White26.5%27.1%26.8%25.5%25.1%
Two or more Races5.6%6.7%6.7%6.7%3.0%
Unknown9.1%6.4%5.6%5.2%4.5%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students3,506.03,846.94,196.14,307.63,284.9
Credit Sections1,5181,7491,8211,9501,823
Non-Credit Sections00004
Median Credit Section Size2828252424
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty54.3%58.2%65.5%56.6%57.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students********30.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio792:1667:1666:1563:1588:1
 
* 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

49.0% N=414
Gender Rate N
Female 50.6 231
Male 47.2 159
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 48.9 174
20-24 43.4 99
25-39 56.5 92
40 OR OVER 46.9 49
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.4 147
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 *
ASIAN 72.2 36
FILIPINO 66.7 *
HISPANIC 53.1 98
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 57.9 57

Remedial English

40.7%
N=659
Gender Rate N
Female 44.4 363
Male 35.8 257
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 44.9 285
20-24 35.5 186
25-39 42.6 115
40 OR OVER 34.2 73
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.6 242
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 63.6 66
FILIPINO 57.1 14
HISPANIC 44.2 147
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 65.6 64

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

49.5%
N=196
Gender Rate N
Female 54.9 113
Male 40.7 81
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.9 34
20-24 65.7 35
25-39 43.5 92
40 OR OVER 42.9 35
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 55.6 18
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 49.4 81
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 43.3 30
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 51.0 49

*: 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
  29.9% N=572 42.8% N=572
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 26.7 307 40.1 307
Male 34.0 259 46.3 259
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 30.3 423 43.3 423
20-24 30.4 102 44.1 102
25-39 30.8 39 38.5 39
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 25.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 12.0 75 20.0 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 56.0 125 67.2 125
FILIPINO 5.3 19 31.6 19
HISPANIC 22.9 166 34.3 166
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 0.0 *
WHITE 32.3 130 50.0 130

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  60.5% N=572 71.7% N=572
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 60.9 307 73.3 307
Male 59.8 259 69.9 259
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 66.0 423 74.5 423
20-24 43.1 102 58.8 102
25-39 51.3 39 76.9 39
40 OR OVER 37.5 * 62.5 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.0 75 60.0 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 55.2 125 70.4 125
FILIPINO 63.2 19 73.7 19
HISPANIC 63.9 166 74.1 166
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 * 100.0 *
WHITE 64.6 130 75.4 130

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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

75.7% N=239
Gender Rate N
Female 75.9 83
Male 75.5 151
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.6 176
20-24 76.2 42
25-39 76.5 17
40 OR OVER 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.4 27
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 78.6 42
FILIPINO 88.9 *
HISPANIC 74.5 47
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 77.1 83

Persistence Unprepared For College

69.2%
N=441
Gender Rate N
Female 73.4 233
Male 63.2 193
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 68.3 322
20-24 64.9 57
25-39 78.0 41
40 OR OVER 76.2 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 61.5 130
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 69.9 73
FILIPINO 58.3 *
HISPANIC 68.6 121
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 86.7 60

Persistence Overall

71.5%
N=680
Gender Rate N
Female 74.1 316
Male 68.6 344
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.9 498
20-24 69.7 99
25-39 77.6 58
40 OR OVER 76.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 63.1 157
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 73.0 115
FILIPINO 71.4 21
HISPANIC 70.2 168
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 81.1 143

*: 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

61.5% N=239
Gender Rate N
Female 62.7 83
Male 60.9 151
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.1 176
20-24 59.5 42
25-39 47.1 17
40 OR OVER 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 51.9 27
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 81.0 42
FILIPINO 77.8 *
HISPANIC 70.2 47
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 49.4 83

30 Units Unprepared For College

67.1%
N=441
Gender Rate N
Female 67.8 233
Male 64.8 193
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.4 322
20-24 57.9 57
25-39 78.0 41
40 OR OVER 66.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 51.5 130
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 74.0 73
FILIPINO 75.0 *
HISPANIC 73.6 121
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 81.7 60

30 Units Overall

65.1%
N=680
Gender Rate N
Female 66.5 316
Male 63.1 344
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 65.9 498
20-24 58.6 99
25-39 69.0 58
40 OR OVER 68.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 51.6 157
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 76.5 115
FILIPINO 76.2 21
HISPANIC 72.6 168
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 62.9 143

*: 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

58.6% N=239
Gender Rate N
Female 66.3 83
Male 54.3 151
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.8 176
20-24 54.8 42
25-39 52.9 17
40 OR OVER 25.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 51.9 27
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 71.4 42
FILIPINO 77.8 *
HISPANIC 44.7 47
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 57.8 83

Persistence Unprepared For College

37.6%
N=441
Gender Rate N
Female 39.1 233
Male 36.3 193
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 37.3 322
20-24 35.1 57
25-39 43.9 41
40 OR OVER 38.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.4 130
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 49.3 73
FILIPINO 41.7 *
HISPANIC 38.0 121
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 50.0 60

Persistence Overall

45.0%
N=680
Gender Rate N
Female 46.2 316
Male 44.2 344
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.6 498
20-24 43.4 99
25-39 46.6 58
40 OR OVER 36.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 29.9 157
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 57.4 115
FILIPINO 57.1 21
HISPANIC 39.9 168
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 54.5 143

*: 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

51.6% N=372
Gender Rate N
Female 50.8 179
Male 56.0 159
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.4 71
20-24 55.8 95
25-39 47.4 137
40 OR OVER 42.0 69
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 51.9 54
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 60.0 65
FILIPINO 58.3 12
HISPANIC 48.1 79
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 47.1 104

*: 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

+31.9% N=204
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Computer Graphics and Digital Imagery 18.3% 28
Accounting 52.4% 27
Digital Media 20.5% 23
Multimedia 11.6% 22
Business and Commerce, General 31.1% 20
Animation 38.2% 17
Computer Programming 14.2% 14
Banking and Finance 172.0% 12
Child Development/Early Care and Education -24.1% 12
Legal and Community Interpretation 35.8% 10

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 36.4% 109
Male 22.8% 88
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 103.8% 13
20-24 75.6% 51
25-39 26.2% 94
40 OR OVER 13.4% 46
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 45.5% 36
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 38.2% *
ASIAN 11.8% 20
FILIPINO 29.3% *
HISPANIC 40.6% 47
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0% *
WHITE 28.9% 71

*: 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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