2017 Student Success Scorecard

College of San Mateo

College of San Mateo (CSM) is in the northern corridor of Silicon Valley on a 153-acre site in the San Mateo hills that provides a panoramic view of San Francisco Bay. Since 1922, CSM has been a gateway to higher education leading to university transfer, career preparation and advancement and professional and personal development. CSM is proud of its championship intercollegiate athletic teams that compete at the highest community college level. To ensure student success, CSM offers a comprehensive selection of academic support services. Resources include financial aid and scholarships, counseling, transfer services, tutoring, employment assistance, health services and child care, among others.

College Profile
Remedial / ESL
Transfer Level Achievement
Persistence
30 Units
Degree Transfer
Career Technical Education
Career Development/College Preparation
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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
13,727

Gender Rate
Female 48.9%
Male 48.0%
Unknown 3.1%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 35.2%
20 to 24 years old 31.0%
25 to 39 years old 22.1%
40 or more years old 11.7%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 21.8%
Filipino 7.3%
Hispanic 28.8%
Pacific Islander 2.0%
White 29.2%
Two or more Races 5.6%
Unknown 2.4%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 6,157.2
Credit Sections 2,087
Non-Credit Sections 3
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 62.8%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 30.0%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 472:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**14,91814,49813,85713,727
Gender
Female**49.8%48.1%48.7%48.9%
Male**47.8%49.2%48.0%48.0%
Unknown**2.4%2.8%3.3%3.1%
Age
Less than 20 years old**28.4%30.6%32.6%35.2%
20 to 24 years old**30.4%30.6%31.2%31.0%
25 to 39 years old**25.8%25.2%23.4%22.1%
40 or more years old**15.4%13.6%12.9%11.7%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**3.3%3.3%3.0%2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.2%0.3%0.2%0.1%
Asian**18.6%19.3%20.6%21.8%
Filipino**6.7%6.7%7.2%7.3%
Hispanic**26.0%28.1%28.4%28.8%
Pacific Islander**2.2%2.0%2.0%2.0%
White**32.8%31.5%30.3%29.2%
Two or more Races**4.7%4.7%5.3%5.6%
Unknown**5.5%4.1%3.1%2.4%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**7,266.66,736.76,340.86,157.2
Credit Sections**2,0482,1742,1392,087
Non-Credit Sections**1333
Median Credit Section Size**27262526
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**70.5%75.8%75.8%62.8%
Percentage of First-Generation Students****28.2%*29.2%*30.0%
Student Counseling Ratio**594:1568:1536:1472:1
 
* 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

38.4% N=1,012
Gender Rate N
Female 42.3 487
Male 34.9 510
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 43.4 615
20-24 30.2 189
25-39 35.5 141
40 OR OVER 22.4 67
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 26.7 60
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 47.8 90
FILIPINO 42.4 85
HISPANIC 37.6 362
PACIFIC ISLANDER 31.1 45
WHITE 37.8 270

Remedial English

57.5%
N=1,002
Gender Rate N
Female 60.6 439
Male 54.8 547
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.1 765
20-24 43.0 128
25-39 30.8 78
40 OR OVER 45.2 31
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 48.3 58
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 73.5 117
FILIPINO 56.6 113
HISPANIC 52.9 323
PACIFIC ISLANDER 53.7 54
WHITE 59.3 248

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

27.8%
N=273
Gender Rate N
Female 27.7 173
Male 28.6 91
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.7 36
20-24 31.0 58
25-39 27.6 105
40 OR OVER 6.8 74
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 40.4 109
FILIPINO 40.0 10
HISPANIC 16.3 92
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 15.0 40

*: 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
  27.6% N=1,036 42.1% N=1,036
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 27.9 444 43.5 444
Male 27.9 549 41.0 549
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 29.2 941 44.1 941
20-24 16.7 60 25.0 60
25-39 3.4 29 17.2 29
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 16.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 9.1 33 24.2 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 N/A 0.0 N/A
ASIAN 50.9 175 64.6 175
FILIPINO 24.8 117 43.6 117
HISPANIC 17.1 350 30.9 350
PACIFIC ISLANDER 13.9 36 22.2 36
WHITE 28.5 239 43.9 239

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  48.1% N=1,036 67.3% N=1,036
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 48.6 444 70.9 444
Male 48.1 549 64.1 549
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 49.8 941 68.7 941
20-24 28.3 60 46.7 60
25-39 31.0 29 58.6 29
40 OR OVER 50.0 * 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 36.4 33 48.5 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 N/A 0.0 N/A
ASIAN 51.4 175 68.0 175
FILIPINO 47.9 117 66.7 117
HISPANIC 44.9 350 67.4 350
PACIFIC ISLANDER 19.4 36 36.1 36
WHITE 53.6 239 73.2 239

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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

73.9% N=376
Gender Rate N
Female 72.4 152
Male 74.8 222
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.5 340
20-24 79.2 24
25-39 66.7 *
40 OR OVER 83.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 85.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 64.0 125
FILIPINO 84.0 25
HISPANIC 85.2 54
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 72.4 123

Persistence Unprepared For College

76.9%
N=900
Gender Rate N
Female 75.2 379
Male 78.2 501
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.0 776
20-24 73.8 61
25-39 67.4 *
40 OR OVER 65.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.1 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 74.1 139
FILIPINO 83.3 96
HISPANIC 77.0 282
PACIFIC ISLANDER 68.4 *
WHITE 76.0 233

Persistence Overall

76.0%
N=1,276
Gender Rate N
Female 74.4 531
Male 77.2 723
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.6 1,116
20-24 75.3 85
25-39 67.3 49
40 OR OVER 69.2 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.0 50
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 69.3 264
FILIPINO 83.5 121
HISPANIC 78.3 336
PACIFIC ISLANDER 70.0 40
WHITE 74.7 356

*: 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

70.2% N=376
Gender Rate N
Female 71.7 152
Male 68.9 222
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.4 340
20-24 83.3 24
25-39 83.3 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 57.1 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 67.2 125
FILIPINO 80.0 25
HISPANIC 74.1 54
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 69.1 123

30 Units Unprepared For College

70.0%
N=900
Gender Rate N
Female 71.5 379
Male 69.1 501
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.6 776
20-24 62.3 61
25-39 48.8 *
40 OR OVER 40.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 67.4 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 77.7 139
FILIPINO 70.8 96
HISPANIC 68.4 282
PACIFIC ISLANDER 68.4 *
WHITE 67.8 233

30 Units Overall

70.1%
N=1,276
Gender Rate N
Female 71.6 531
Male 69.0 723
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.6 1,116
20-24 68.2 85
25-39 53.1 49
40 OR OVER 42.3 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.0 50
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 72.7 264
FILIPINO 72.7 121
HISPANIC 69.3 336
PACIFIC ISLANDER 70.0 40
WHITE 68.3 356

*: 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

77.7% N=376
Gender Rate N
Female 85.5 152
Male 72.5 222
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.8 340
20-24 70.8 24
25-39 66.7 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 71.4 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 88.0 125
FILIPINO 64.0 25
HISPANIC 79.6 54
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 66.7 123

Persistence Unprepared For College

48.0%
N=900
Gender Rate N
Female 51.7 379
Male 45.9 501
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.1 776
20-24 42.6 61
25-39 30.2 *
40 OR OVER 20.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 65.1 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 69.1 139
FILIPINO 45.8 96
HISPANIC 36.5 282
PACIFIC ISLANDER 52.6 *
WHITE 45.9 233

Persistence Overall

56.7%
N=1,276
Gender Rate N
Female 61.4 531
Male 54.1 723
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 58.9 1,116
20-24 50.6 85
25-39 34.7 49
40 OR OVER 26.9 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.0 50
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 78.0 264
FILIPINO 49.6 121
HISPANIC 43.5 336
PACIFIC ISLANDER 55.0 40
WHITE 53.1 356

*: 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

48.7% N=985
Gender Rate N
Female 52.6 454
Male 46.0 511
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.4 217
20-24 50.0 254
25-39 40.4 354
40 OR OVER 34.0 159
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 39.5 38
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 53.0 198
FILIPINO 57.9 76
HISPANIC 52.2 224
PACIFIC ISLANDER 46.2 13
WHITE 42.2 351

*: 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

+42.1% N=595
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Accounting 31.8% 134
Electrical 82.1% 116
Tax Studies 19.5% 55
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 28.7% 38
Real Estate 50.7% 36
Computer Programming 18.1% 36
Digital Media 71.0% 27
Fire Technology 43.2% 27
Business Management 41.9% 25
Electronics and Electric Technology 37.5% 23

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 27.3% 227
Male 56.8% 346
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 176.3% 23
20-24 83.5% 123
25-39 41.6% 306
40 OR OVER 14.0% 142
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 57.3% 21
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 15925.3% *
ASIAN 40.1% 114
FILIPINO 28.3% 32
HISPANIC 50.7% 124
PACIFIC ISLANDER 89.0% *
WHITE 36.9% 239

*: 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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