2018 Student Success Scorecard

Santa Barbara City College

Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) was established in 1909, making it one of the oldest community colleges in California. The college is situated on a 74-acre bluff on the Santa Barbara Mesa overlooking the harbor and Pacific Ocean. The college has a wide range of associate degree and certificate programs, as well as transfer programs that provide the first two years of study toward a baccalaureate degree. A member of the Western States Conference, SBCC offers intercollegiate athletic competition for men in baseball, cross country and football, women's softball and men's and women's basketball, volleyball, track and field, golf, tennis and soccer.

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Remedial / ESL
Transfer Level Achievement
Persistence
30 Units
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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
24,717

Gender Rate
Female 53.0%
Male 44.6%
Unknown 2.5%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 35.7%
20 to 24 years old 31.5%
25 to 39 years old 20.7%
40 or more years old 12.1%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 4.4%
Filipino 1.3%
Hispanic 33.0%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
White 38.4%
Two or more Races 4.4%
Unknown 15.3%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 12,376.5
Credit Sections 4,400
Non-Credit Sections 425
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 55.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 30.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 675:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students26,25726,42626,00126,14124,717
Gender
Female53.1%52.6%51.5%52.4%53.0%
Male45.8%45.2%46.1%44.8%44.6%
Unknown1.1%2.2%2.4%2.8%2.5%
Age
Less than 20 years old36.6%38.1%35.7%36.3%35.7%
20 to 24 years old31.9%32.2%34.4%32.0%31.5%
25 to 39 years old19.2%18.9%19.5%20.1%20.7%
40 or more years old12.2%10.7%10.4%11.6%12.1%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American2.9%2.7%2.9%2.8%2.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.4%0.4%0.3%0.3%0.3%
Asian7.3%4.0%4.0%4.2%4.4%
Filipino1.2%1.2%1.2%1.2%1.3%
Hispanic34.3%31.9%31.6%33.3%33.0%
Pacific Islander0.2%0.1%0.2%0.1%0.2%
White47.9%41.9%40.1%39.2%38.4%
Two or more Races4.1%4.2%4.3%4.6%4.4%
Unknown1.8%13.6%15.4%14.3%15.3%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students14,355.713,578.214,343.213,210.312,376.5
Credit Sections4,3564,6064,7114,9674,400
Non-Credit Sections000316425
Median Credit Section Size2727262525
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty56.6%60.6%60.6%54.7%55.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**28.1%*27.7%*29.9%*30.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio1,479:1647:1850:1786:1675:1
 
* 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

43.7% N=1,118
Gender Rate N
Female 45.1 583
Male 42.4 528
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 48.1 671
20-24 40.7 243
25-39 41.8 122
40 OR OVER 19.5 82
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.9 54
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 10
ASIAN 50.0 12
FILIPINO 80.0 15
HISPANIC 40.9 435
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 47.2 527

Remedial English

52.8%
N=778
Gender Rate N
Female 57.0 323
Male 49.7 447
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.0 529
20-24 40.0 145
25-39 43.5 69
40 OR OVER 31.4 35
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 31.4 35
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 76.9 26
FILIPINO 77.8 *
HISPANIC 48.8 432
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 62.2 230

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

14.9%
N=181
Gender Rate N
Female 13.5 89
Male 16.5 91
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 36.0 25
20-24 24.2 33
25-39 6.8 74
40 OR OVER 10.2 49
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 53.3 15
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 6.8 146
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 33.3 12

*: 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
  25.9% N=1,738 42.5% N=1,738
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 22.8 861 40.8 861
Male 29.1 846 44.8 846
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 26.4 1,552 43.4 1,552
20-24 26.7 135 43.7 135
25-39 10.3 39 12.8 39
40 OR OVER 8.3 12 8.3 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 14.5 69 21.7 69
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 16.7 * 50.0 *
ASIAN 52.9 87 67.8 87
FILIPINO 46.7 15 66.7 15
HISPANIC 19.2 614 34.0 614
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 * 33.3 *
WHITE 28.3 814 47.5 814

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  56.7% N=1,738 72.0% N=1,738
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 60.7 861 76.0 861
Male 52.5 846 68.2 846
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 58.5 1,552 73.0 1,552
20-24 44.4 135 68.9 135
25-39 33.3 39 48.7 39
40 OR OVER 33.3 12 58.3 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 39.1 69 53.6 69
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 46.0 87 75.9 87
FILIPINO 66.7 15 73.3 15
HISPANIC 46.4 614 63.4 614
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 * 66.7 *
WHITE 66.2 814 79.9 814

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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

72.1% N=1,236
Gender Rate N
Female 70.6 633
Male 73.3 592
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.0 1,160
20-24 74.1 54
25-39 81.3 16
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.8 16
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 59.6 47
FILIPINO 66.7 *
HISPANIC 70.3 330
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 73.4 760

Persistence Unprepared For College

73.1%
N=998
Gender Rate N
Female 74.6 473
Male 71.9 519
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 74.0 874
20-24 59.2 71
25-39 70.6 34
40 OR OVER 89.5 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.5 44
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 73.7 19
FILIPINO 76.9 *
HISPANIC 67.1 429
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 78.5 433

Persistence Overall

72.6%
N=2,234
Gender Rate N
Female 72.3 1,106
Male 72.6 1,111
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.9 2,034
20-24 65.6 125
25-39 74.0 50
40 OR OVER 80.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.0 60
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.0 *
ASIAN 63.6 66
FILIPINO 73.7 19
HISPANIC 68.5 759
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 75.3 1,193

*: 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=1,236
Gender Rate N
Female 70.5 633
Male 72.1 592
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.4 1,160
20-24 75.9 54
25-39 68.8 16
40 OR OVER 16.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.8 16
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 70.2 47
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 76.4 330
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 69.3 760

30 Units Unprepared For College

70.0%
N=998
Gender Rate N
Female 74.4 473
Male 65.9 519
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.1 874
20-24 59.2 71
25-39 61.8 34
40 OR OVER 78.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.3 44
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 84.2 19
FILIPINO 84.6 *
HISPANIC 66.2 429
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 75.5 433

30 Units Overall

70.7%
N=2,234
Gender Rate N
Female 72.2 1,106
Male 69.2 1,111
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.2 2,034
20-24 66.4 125
25-39 64.0 50
40 OR OVER 64.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.7 60
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 80.0 *
ASIAN 74.2 66
FILIPINO 73.7 19
HISPANIC 70.6 759
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 *
WHITE 71.6 1,193

*: 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

76.5% N=1,236
Gender Rate N
Female 77.6 633
Male 75.3 592
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 77.2 1,160
20-24 74.1 54
25-39 50.0 16
40 OR OVER 16.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 81.3 16
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 83.0 47
FILIPINO 66.7 *
HISPANIC 70.0 330
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 78.6 760

Persistence Unprepared For College

44.1%
N=998
Gender Rate N
Female 47.8 473
Male 40.5 519
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.1 874
20-24 39.4 71
25-39 32.4 34
40 OR OVER 36.8 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 43.2 44
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 68.4 19
FILIPINO 46.2 *
HISPANIC 36.1 429
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 51.5 433

Persistence Overall

62.0%
N=2,234
Gender Rate N
Female 64.8 1,106
Male 59.0 1,111
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.4 2,034
20-24 54.4 125
25-39 38.0 50
40 OR OVER 32.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 53.3 60
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 *
ASIAN 78.8 66
FILIPINO 52.6 19
HISPANIC 50.9 759
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 68.7 1,193

*: 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

57.2% N=1,758
Gender Rate N
Female 54.6 982
Male 61.1 758
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.9 609
20-24 55.6 455
25-39 48.2 386
40 OR OVER 39.6 308
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.9 94
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 20.0 *
ASIAN 53.3 107
FILIPINO 48.8 41
HISPANIC 56.3 451
PACIFIC ISLANDER 80.0 *
WHITE 59.2 964

*: 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

8.4% N=640
Gender Rate N
Female 10.5 351
Male 5.9 270
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 7.7 13
20-24 9.1 33
25-39 11.2 170
40 OR OVER 7.3 424
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 21.1 19
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 9.7 329
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 5.1 237

*: 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

+19.5% N=1,212
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Health Information Technology 12.3% 233
Other Business and Management 12.1% 156
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 20.1% 107
Emergency Medical Services 24.8% 89
Accounting 36.7% 68
Child Development/Early Care and Education 31.9% 67
Administration of Justice 29.9% 49
Health Professions, Transfer Core Curriculum 21.9% 49
Computer Networking 36.7% 41
Marketing and Distribution 29.1% 36

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 18.7% 697
Male 22.7% 473
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 167.6% 69
20-24 73.5% 294
25-39 19.0% 533
40 OR OVER 10.1% 316
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 11.4% 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 20.7% *
ASIAN 11.7% 76
FILIPINO 15.8% 31
HISPANIC 19.3% 406
PACIFIC ISLANDER 64.6% *
WHITE 21.1% 587

*: 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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