2018 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.

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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 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
13,823

Gender Rate
Female 49.1%
Male 47.7%
Unknown 3.3%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 35.0%
20 to 24 years old 30.9%
25 to 39 years old 22.5%
40 or more years old 11.6%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 23.2%
Filipino 6.8%
Hispanic 29.1%
Pacific Islander 2.0%
White 28.5%
Two or more Races 5.3%
Unknown 2.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 5,849.2
Credit Sections 2,120
Non-Credit Sections 3
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 63.5%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 30.7%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 517:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students14,91814,49813,85713,72713,823
Gender
Female49.8%48.1%48.7%48.9%49.1%
Male47.8%49.2%48.0%48.0%47.7%
Unknown2.4%2.8%3.3%3.1%3.3%
Age
Less than 20 years old28.4%30.6%32.6%35.2%35.0%
20 to 24 years old30.4%30.6%31.2%31.0%30.9%
25 to 39 years old25.8%25.2%23.4%22.1%22.5%
40 or more years old15.4%13.6%12.9%11.7%11.6%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American3.3%3.3%3.0%2.8%2.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.2%0.3%0.2%0.1%0.1%
Asian18.6%19.3%20.6%21.8%23.2%
Filipino6.7%6.7%7.2%7.3%6.8%
Hispanic26.0%28.1%28.4%28.8%29.1%
Pacific Islander2.2%2.0%2.0%2.0%2.0%
White32.8%31.5%30.3%29.2%28.5%
Two or more Races4.7%4.7%5.3%5.6%5.3%
Unknown5.5%4.1%3.1%2.4%2.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students7,266.66,736.76,340.86,157.25,849.2
Credit Sections2,0482,1742,1392,0872,120
Non-Credit Sections13333
Median Credit Section Size2726252626
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty70.5%75.8%75.8%62.8%63.5%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**28.2%*29.2%*30.0%*30.7%*
Student Counseling Ratio594:1568:1536:1472:1517:1
 
* 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

41.7% N=954
Gender Rate N
Female 42.3 454
Male 41.2 486
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 46.8 598
20-24 32.3 186
25-39 38.4 112
40 OR OVER 25.9 58
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 30.8 65
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 57.7 78
FILIPINO 47.8 67
HISPANIC 38.7 377
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 45
WHITE 42.6 251

Remedial English

57.9%
N=997
Gender Rate N
Female 60.2 445
Male 55.4 534
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 61.2 753
20-24 42.1 152
25-39 57.1 70
40 OR OVER 54.5 22
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.2 53
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 73.5 113
FILIPINO 63.2 95
HISPANIC 52.9 378
PACIFIC ISLANDER 42.2 45
WHITE 64.2 218

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

28.8%
N=264
Gender Rate N
Female 28.6 168
Male 32.5 80
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.0 40
20-24 45.5 55
25-39 19.8 106
40 OR OVER 12.7 63
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 37.6 101
FILIPINO 14.3 *
HISPANIC 18.8 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 24.4 45

*: 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
  32.0% N=1,033 45.3% N=1,033
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 27.7 483 40.8 483
Male 36.3 512 49.4 512
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 32.9 934 46.5 934
20-24 30.0 70 40.0 70
25-39 12.0 25 24.0 25
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 12.5 32 34.4 32
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 60.2 206 71.8 206
FILIPINO 32.6 95 48.4 95
HISPANIC 21.6 356 32.6 356
PACIFIC ISLANDER 8.6 35 22.9 35
WHITE 31.8 223 47.5 223

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  48.8% N=1,033 67.4% N=1,033
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 50.7 483 70.0 483
Male 46.3 512 64.8 512
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 50.4 934 68.4 934
20-24 27.1 70 54.3 70
25-39 48.0 25 64.0 25
40 OR OVER 50.0 * 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 31.3 32 56.3 32
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 54.4 206 65.5 206
FILIPINO 46.3 95 66.3 95
HISPANIC 46.1 356 66.9 356
PACIFIC ISLANDER 34.3 35 60.0 35
WHITE 55.2 223 74.0 223

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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

70.0% N=343
Gender Rate N
Female 73.6 144
Male 67.4 190
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.2 318
20-24 82.4 17
25-39 50.0 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 52.6 95
FILIPINO 86.2 29
HISPANIC 77.6 67
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 73.7 114

Persistence Unprepared For College

75.1%
N=890
Gender Rate N
Female 74.7 407
Male 74.8 469
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.4 788
20-24 62.5 56
25-39 72.7 *
40 OR OVER 53.8 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 75.6 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 66.1 121
FILIPINO 86.0 86
HISPANIC 75.5 326
PACIFIC ISLANDER 73.0 *
WHITE 75.8 207

Persistence Overall

73.6%
N=1,233
Gender Rate N
Female 74.4 551
Male 72.7 659
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 74.3 1,106
20-24 67.1 73
25-39 70.3 37
40 OR OVER 64.7 17
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 77.1 48
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 60.2 216
FILIPINO 86.1 115
HISPANIC 75.8 393
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.6 41
WHITE 75.1 321

*: 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

71.4% N=343
Gender Rate N
Female 75.7 144
Male 68.4 190
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.7 318
20-24 82.4 17
25-39 25.0 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 65.3 95
FILIPINO 93.1 29
HISPANIC 65.7 67
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 71.9 114

30 Units Unprepared For College

70.0%
N=890
Gender Rate N
Female 69.8 407
Male 69.9 469
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.2 788
20-24 51.8 56
25-39 60.6 *
40 OR OVER 38.5 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 64.4 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 76.9 121
FILIPINO 70.9 86
HISPANIC 67.2 326
PACIFIC ISLANDER 56.8 *
WHITE 72.0 207

30 Units Overall

70.4%
N=1,233
Gender Rate N
Female 71.3 551
Male 69.5 659
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.1 1,106
20-24 58.9 73
25-39 56.8 37
40 OR OVER 41.2 17
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 64.6 48
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 71.8 216
FILIPINO 76.5 115
HISPANIC 66.9 393
PACIFIC ISLANDER 58.5 41
WHITE 72.0 321

*: 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

74.9% N=343
Gender Rate N
Female 79.2 144
Male 71.1 190
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.7 318
20-24 64.7 17
25-39 25.0 *
40 OR OVER 25.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 80.0 95
FILIPINO 86.2 29
HISPANIC 65.7 67
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 73.7 114

Persistence Unprepared For College

49.3%
N=890
Gender Rate N
Female 47.4 407
Male 50.7 469
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 52.5 788
20-24 23.2 56
25-39 27.3 *
40 OR OVER 23.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.6 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 66.9 121
FILIPINO 50.0 86
HISPANIC 41.1 326
PACIFIC ISLANDER 29.7 *
WHITE 54.6 207

Persistence Overall

56.4%
N=1,233
Gender Rate N
Female 55.7 551
Male 56.6 659
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.5 1,106
20-24 32.9 73
25-39 27.0 37
40 OR OVER 23.5 17
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.5 48
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 72.7 216
FILIPINO 59.1 115
HISPANIC 45.3 393
PACIFIC ISLANDER 36.6 41
WHITE 61.4 321

*: 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

52.9% N=993
Gender Rate N
Female 57.4 451
Male 49.2 526
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.2 252
20-24 57.5 273
25-39 42.9 315
40 OR OVER 33.3 153
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 38.7 31
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 49.3 201
FILIPINO 61.1 72
HISPANIC 57.9 221
PACIFIC ISLANDER 40.0 *
WHITE 51.8 371

*: 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

+34.8% N=476
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Accounting 38.0% 128
Computer Programming 53.0% 39
Fire Technology 66.7% 37
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 28.1% 36
Construction Inspection 17.2% 36
Tax Studies 33.8% 34
Electronics and Electric Technology 26.3% 29
Business Management 34.7% 26
Digital Media 55.8% 24
Real Estate 14.5% 22

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 32.9% 195
Male 35.8% 265
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 105.7% 23
20-24 83.1% 121
25-39 32.7% 227
40 OR OVER 13.2% 105
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 101.7% 19
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0% *
ASIAN 32.7% 97
FILIPINO 32.5% 29
HISPANIC 38.6% 118
PACIFIC ISLANDER 19.4% 11
WHITE 30.8% 173

*: 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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