2018 Student Success Scorecard

Cerro Coso Community College

Founded in 1973, Cerro Coso Community College is one of three colleges in the Kern Community College District. The college is in the city of Ridgecrest and covers an area of nearly 18,000 square miles of desert, mountain and valley communities in eastern California. Cerro Coso has five instructional sites: Eastern Sierra Center, Bishop, Mammoth, Indian Wells Valley, Kern River Valley and South Kern.

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
7,475

Gender Rate
Female 57.8%
Male 41.2%
Unknown 1.0%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 23.2%
20 to 24 years old 21.7%
25 to 39 years old 36.5%
40 or more years old 18.6%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 4.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1.5%
Asian 2.8%
Filipino 1.2%
Hispanic 37.3%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
White 45.4%
Two or more Races 5.2%
Unknown 1.6%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 2,979.7
Credit Sections 1,131
Non-Credit Sections 12
Median Credit Section Size 19
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 67.3%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 36.2%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 556:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students6,5176,9336,7456,8987,475
Gender
Female64.4%62.3%61.5%61.6%57.8%
Male35.4%37.5%38.4%38.3%41.2%
Unknown0.1%0.2%0.1%0.1%1.0%
Age
Less than 20 years old19.1%18.0%17.5%20.2%23.2%
20 to 24 years old27.0%26.2%25.1%23.9%21.7%
25 to 39 years old34.6%36.1%37.6%36.4%36.5%
40 or more years old19.3%19.8%19.9%19.5%18.6%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American4.7%4.2%3.9%4.1%4.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native2.4%1.8%1.5%1.4%1.5%
Asian3.3%2.7%2.6%2.5%2.8%
Filipino1.8%1.5%1.5%1.4%1.2%
Hispanic27.0%33.7%37.5%38.3%37.3%
Pacific Islander0.2%0.2%0.3%0.3%0.2%
White55.2%50.4%47.5%46.4%45.4%
Two or more Races4.9%4.9%4.9%5.2%5.2%
Unknown0.4%0.5%0.4%0.3%1.6%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students3,048.12,902.62,527.52,953.12,979.7
Credit Sections9611,0271,0611,0571,131
Non-Credit Sections44111212
Median Credit Section Size2523202019
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty71.8%69.8%65.8%67.8%67.3%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**35.0%*35.3%*36.2%*36.2%*
Student Counseling Ratio516:1539:1502:1457:1556:1
 
* 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

29.1% N=597
Gender Rate N
Female 31.3 358
Male 26.3 236
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 34.9 212
20-24 22.9 144
25-39 28.0 164
40 OR OVER 27.3 77
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 16.0 25
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 20
ASIAN 40.0 *
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 32.6 138
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 29.6 372

Remedial English

33.7%
N=537
Gender Rate N
Female 36.3 317
Male 30.2 215
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 37.1 229
20-24 29.5 132
25-39 33.3 111
40 OR OVER 30.8 65
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 30.0 20
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 4.2 24
ASIAN 27.3 11
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 36.8 136
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 34.8 316

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

0.0%
N=Less Than 10
Gender Rate N
Female 0.0 *
Male 0.0 *
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 N/A N/A
20-24 N/A N/A
25-39 0.0 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 0.0 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE N/A 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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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
  25.8% N=314 33.4% N=314
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 22.7 176 29.5 176
Male 29.7 138 38.4 138
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 29.5 244 38.9 244
20-24 13.2 38 15.8 38
25-39 5.3 19 5.3 19
40 OR OVER 23.1 13 23.1 13
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 * 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 * 33.3 *
ASIAN 50.0 * 66.7 *
FILIPINO 25.0 * 25.0 *
HISPANIC 18.8 112 25.9 112
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 0.0 *
WHITE 31.0 168 39.3 168

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  15.6% N=314 36.6% N=314
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 15.3 176 34.1 176
Male 15.9 138 39.9 138
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 17.2 244 39.8 244
20-24 13.2 38 21.1 38
25-39 5.3 19 21.1 19
40 OR OVER 7.7 13 46.2 13
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 * 33.3 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 * 33.3 *
ASIAN 16.7 * 50.0 *
FILIPINO 0.0 * 0.0 *
HISPANIC 8.9 112 31.3 112
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 33.3 *
WHITE 19.6 168 39.9 168

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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

65.0% N=100
Gender Rate N
Female 66.0 53
Male 63.8 47
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.8 90
20-24 50.0 *
25-39 42.9 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 75.0 *
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 65.2 23
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 63.9 61

Persistence Unprepared For College

62.2%
N=370
Gender Rate N
Female 62.7 225
Male 61.5 143
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 61.9 252
20-24 66.0 *
25-39 51.2 *
40 OR OVER 74.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 64.3 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 85.7 *
ASIAN 60.0 *
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 61.5 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 63.0 216

Persistence Overall

62.8%
N=470
Gender Rate N
Female 63.3 278
Male 62.1 190
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.5 342
20-24 65.4 52
25-39 50.0 48
40 OR OVER 71.4 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 60.0 15
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 66.7 *
FILIPINO 83.3 *
HISPANIC 62.2 119
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 63.2 277

*: 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

61.0% N=100
Gender Rate N
Female 60.4 53
Male 61.7 47
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.3 90
20-24 50.0 *
25-39 42.9 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 75.0 *
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 65.2 23
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 57.4 61

30 Units Unprepared For College

60.3%
N=370
Gender Rate N
Female 60.0 225
Male 60.8 143
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.1 252
20-24 50.0 *
25-39 46.3 *
40 OR OVER 74.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 28.6 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 85.7 *
ASIAN 60.0 *
FILIPINO 80.0 *
HISPANIC 61.5 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 61.1 216

30 Units Overall

60.4%
N=470
Gender Rate N
Female 60.1 278
Male 61.1 190
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.2 342
20-24 50.0 52
25-39 45.8 48
40 OR OVER 71.4 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 26.7 15
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 66.7 *
FILIPINO 66.7 *
HISPANIC 62.2 119
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 60.3 277

*: 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

69.0% N=100
Gender Rate N
Female 73.6 53
Male 63.8 47
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.1 90
20-24 100.0 *
25-39 42.9 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 50.0 *
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 65.2 23
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 72.1 61

Persistence Unprepared For College

37.3%
N=370
Gender Rate N
Female 39.6 225
Male 34.3 143
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 38.5 252
20-24 26.0 *
25-39 39.0 *
40 OR OVER 44.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 28.6 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 60.0 *
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 40.6 96
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 37.5 216

Persistence Overall

44.0%
N=470
Gender Rate N
Female 46.0 278
Male 41.6 190
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 47.1 342
20-24 28.8 52
25-39 39.6 48
40 OR OVER 42.9 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 33.3 15
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 55.6 *
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 45.4 119
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 45.1 277

*: 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

44.2% N=703
Gender Rate N
Female 44.7 528
Male 42.5 174
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 48.0 100
20-24 42.0 181
25-39 45.4 293
40 OR OVER 41.9 129
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.4 39
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 10
ASIAN 29.6 27
FILIPINO 50.0 10
HISPANIC 47.6 206
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 43.2 380

*: 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

+17.4% N=752
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Child Development/Early Care and Education 19.7% 305
Administration of Justice 1.3% 181
Police Academy 68.4% 52
Emergency Medical Services 62.0% 41
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 28.2% 38
Nursing 26.0% 38
Certified Nurse Assistant 60.1% 29
Business and Commerce, General -8.8% 21
Medical Assisting 21.1% 15
Computer Information Systems 37.9% 14

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 20.6% 473
Male 8.6% 278
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 155.0% 23
20-24 62.0% 143
25-39 14.6% 366
40 OR OVER 11.0% 220
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 26.0% 22
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 14.7% *
ASIAN 28.4% 33
FILIPINO -5.4% 12
HISPANIC 18.8% 290
PACIFIC ISLANDER 9.4% *
WHITE 14.4% 362

*: 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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