2018 Student Success Scorecard

Skyline College

Skyline College opened in 1969 as one of three community colleges in the San Mateo County Community College District. The college is committed to preparing a highly skilled workforce for the new economy and has been recognized nationally for its efforts. Students often transfer to Berkeley, Stanford, University of California, Los Angeles and other top universities. Skyline offers various certificate programs, including automotive technology, biotechnology, cosmetology, business, early childhood education, respiratory therapy, surgical technology and telecommunications and network information technology.

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 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
15,198

Gender Rate
Female 52.4%
Male 45.0%
Unknown 2.7%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 31.5%
20 to 24 years old 35.4%
25 to 39 years old 24.1%
40 or more years old 9.0%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 22.5%
Filipino 16.8%
Hispanic 29.8%
Pacific Islander 1.1%
White 19.6%
Two or more Races 5.7%
Unknown 1.8%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 6,884.2
Credit Sections 2,436
Non-Credit Sections 9
Median Credit Section Size 21
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 63.5%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 34.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 305:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students15,84416,13516,07015,62115,198
Gender
Female54.0%51.6%50.7%51.9%52.4%
Male44.3%46.3%46.5%45.3%45.0%
Unknown1.7%2.2%2.9%2.8%2.7%
Age
Less than 20 years old26.6%27.0%29.3%30.8%31.5%
20 to 24 years old36.0%35.8%35.1%34.9%35.4%
25 to 39 years old25.5%25.0%25.1%24.5%24.1%
40 or more years old11.9%12.2%10.5%9.8%9.0%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American3.5%3.5%3.3%3.0%2.6%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.2%0.1%0.2%0.1%0.1%
Asian23.8%22.4%22.5%22.1%22.5%
Filipino15.9%16.2%16.8%17.6%16.8%
Hispanic25.4%27.1%28.0%28.6%29.8%
Pacific Islander1.5%1.4%1.3%1.3%1.1%
White21.5%21.1%20.4%20.1%19.6%
Two or more Races4.5%5.1%5.2%5.2%5.7%
Unknown3.8%3.0%2.5%2.0%1.8%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students8,012.47,665.87,689.37,334.36,884.2
Credit Sections2,1432,3232,3112,2352,436
Non-Credit Sections7910119
Median Credit Section Size2624242421
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty70.5%75.8%75.8%62.8%63.5%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**34.8%*34.7%*34.0%*34.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio390:1419:1438:1431:1305:1
 
* 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

45.2% N=946
Gender Rate N
Female 48.4 455
Male 42.4 484
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 49.7 561
20-24 42.6 230
25-39 29.9 117
40 OR OVER 42.1 38
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.4 48
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 56.5 108
FILIPINO 48.9 184
HISPANIC 42.6 336
PACIFIC ISLANDER 34.8 23
WHITE 47.1 170

Remedial English

52.2%
N=1,126
Gender Rate N
Female 54.6 566
Male 49.5 553
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 61.5 644
20-24 41.5 270
25-39 36.7 158
40 OR OVER 40.7 54
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.5 56
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 69.1 165
FILIPINO 60.2 249
HISPANIC 43.8 370
PACIFIC ISLANDER 40.7 27
WHITE 52.4 170

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

34.1%
N=293
Gender Rate N
Female 32.7 162
Male 35.7 126
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 64.4 45
20-24 50.6 79
25-39 18.6 102
40 OR OVER 17.9 67
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 44.9 147
FILIPINO 20.8 24
HISPANIC 17.5 80
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 30.8 26

*: 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
  21.0% N=820 37.9% N=820
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 20.0 400 37.5 400
Male 22.3 390 38.2 390
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 22.2 716 39.1 716
20-24 10.1 69 31.9 69
25-39 16.1 31 25.8 31
40 OR OVER 25.0 * 25.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 8.3 12 16.7 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 38.9 167 59.9 167
FILIPINO 17.3 202 31.7 202
HISPANIC 13.5 244 29.1 244
PACIFIC ISLANDER 8.3 12 16.7 12
WHITE 22.1 113 45.1 113

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  55.1% N=820 71.3% N=820
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 60.5 400 75.0 400
Male 50.5 390 68.2 390
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 57.3 716 73.2 716
20-24 44.9 69 66.7 69
25-39 35.5 31 48.4 31
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 12 66.7 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 53.9 167 71.9 167
FILIPINO 59.4 202 77.2 202
HISPANIC 50.4 244 66.4 244
PACIFIC ISLANDER 16.7 12 50.0 12
WHITE 66.4 113 76.1 113

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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

61.3% N=240
Gender Rate N
Female 61.4 114
Male 62.0 121
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 61.0 210
20-24 61.5 13
25-39 69.2 13
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 54.5 99
FILIPINO 54.8 31
HISPANIC 66.7 48
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 70.3 37

Persistence Unprepared For College

69.1%
N=870
Gender Rate N
Female 69.0 429
Male 69.2 435
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.0 732
20-24 76.3 76
25-39 62.0 50
40 OR OVER 58.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 65.0 123
FILIPINO 79.1 187
HISPANIC 64.9 302
PACIFIC ISLANDER 52.9 *
WHITE 72.5 138

Persistence Overall

67.4%
N=1,110
Gender Rate N
Female 67.4 543
Male 67.6 556
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.2 942
20-24 74.2 89
25-39 63.5 63
40 OR OVER 56.3 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.0 30
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 60.4 222
FILIPINO 75.7 218
HISPANIC 65.1 350
PACIFIC ISLANDER 55.6 18
WHITE 72.0 175

*: 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

71.3% N=240
Gender Rate N
Female 72.8 114
Male 68.6 121
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.9 210
20-24 69.2 13
25-39 61.5 13
40 OR OVER 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 40.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 69.7 99
FILIPINO 74.2 31
HISPANIC 66.7 48
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 78.4 37

30 Units Unprepared For College

69.9%
N=870
Gender Rate N
Female 70.6 429
Male 69.0 435
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.4 732
20-24 68.4 76
25-39 56.0 50
40 OR OVER 41.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 82.9 123
FILIPINO 76.5 187
HISPANIC 64.9 302
PACIFIC ISLANDER 23.5 *
WHITE 69.6 138

30 Units Overall

70.2%
N=1,110
Gender Rate N
Female 71.1 543
Male 68.9 556
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.5 942
20-24 68.5 89
25-39 57.1 63
40 OR OVER 50.0 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 30
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 77.0 222
FILIPINO 76.1 218
HISPANIC 65.1 350
PACIFIC ISLANDER 27.8 18
WHITE 71.4 175

*: 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

79.2% N=240
Gender Rate N
Female 76.3 114
Male 81.0 121
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 83.3 210
20-24 46.2 13
25-39 53.8 13
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 60.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 85.9 99
FILIPINO 80.6 31
HISPANIC 68.8 48
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 78.4 37

Persistence Unprepared For College

45.3%
N=870
Gender Rate N
Female 44.3 429
Male 46.0 435
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 47.7 732
20-24 36.8 76
25-39 32.0 50
40 OR OVER 8.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 48.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 65.9 123
FILIPINO 50.8 187
HISPANIC 33.8 302
PACIFIC ISLANDER 17.6 *
WHITE 50.7 138

Persistence Overall

52.6%
N=1,110
Gender Rate N
Female 51.0 543
Male 53.6 556
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.6 942
20-24 38.2 89
25-39 36.5 63
40 OR OVER 18.8 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 30
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 74.8 222
FILIPINO 55.0 218
HISPANIC 38.6 350
PACIFIC ISLANDER 22.2 18
WHITE 56.6 175

*: 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

54.4% N=996
Gender Rate N
Female 53.3 548
Male 55.8 434
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.8 235
20-24 56.2 315
25-39 47.1 291
40 OR OVER 41.3 155
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 61.1 36
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 55.3 228
FILIPINO 58.0 138
HISPANIC 50.0 232
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 18
WHITE 52.7 264

*: 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

+29.4% N=713
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Automotive Technology 14.2% 208
Accounting 89.1% 135
Child Development/Early Care and Education 48.3% 99
Real Estate 19.5% 55
Business and Commerce, General 90.4% 39
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 44.4% 34
Computer Infrastructure and Support 21.5% 29
Medical Office Technology 7.4% 29
Emergency Medical Services 63.9% 26
Administration of Justice 45.8% 22

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 42.2% 293
Male 25.0% 395
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 101.7% 36
20-24 89.1% 195
25-39 29.4% 285
40 OR OVER 10.8% 197
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.6% 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0% *
ASIAN 33.0% 212
FILIPINO 37.1% 96
HISPANIC 34.0% 146
PACIFIC ISLANDER 7.2% 10
WHITE 24.7% 190

*: 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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