2017 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.

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 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
26,141

Gender Rate
Female 52.4%
Male 44.8%
Unknown 2.8%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 36.3%
20 to 24 years old 32.0%
25 to 39 years old 20.1%
40 or more years old 11.6%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 4.2%
Filipino 1.2%
Hispanic 33.3%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
White 39.2%
Two or more Races 4.6%
Unknown 14.3%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 13,210.3
Credit Sections 4,967
Non-Credit Sections 316
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 54.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 29.9%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 786:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**26,25726,42626,00126,141
Gender
Female**53.1%52.6%51.5%52.4%
Male**45.8%45.2%46.1%44.8%
Unknown**1.1%2.2%2.4%2.8%
Age
Less than 20 years old**36.6%38.1%35.7%36.3%
20 to 24 years old**31.9%32.2%34.4%32.0%
25 to 39 years old**19.2%18.9%19.5%20.1%
40 or more years old**12.2%10.7%10.4%11.6%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**2.9%2.7%2.9%2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.4%0.4%0.3%0.3%
Asian**7.3%4.0%4.0%4.2%
Filipino**1.2%1.2%1.2%1.2%
Hispanic**34.3%31.9%31.6%33.3%
Pacific Islander**0.2%0.1%0.2%0.1%
White**47.9%41.9%40.1%39.2%
Two or more Races**4.1%4.2%4.3%4.6%
Unknown**1.8%13.6%15.4%14.3%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**14,355.713,578.214,343.213,210.3
Credit Sections**4,3564,6064,7114,967
Non-Credit Sections**000316
Median Credit Section Size**27272625
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**56.6%60.6%60.6%54.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students****28.1%*27.7%*29.9%
Student Counseling Ratio**1,479:1647:1850:1786:1
 
* 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

42.5% N=1,182
Gender Rate N
Female 47.0 632
Male 37.3 534
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 48.1 676
20-24 37.6 218
25-39 38.2 173
40 OR OVER 25.2 115
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.6 58
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 43.8 16
FILIPINO 35.7 14
HISPANIC 40.5 449
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 45.6 564

Remedial English

47.9%
N=864
Gender Rate N
Female 52.1 363
Male 45.0 496
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.6 555
20-24 45.8 166
25-39 42.4 99
40 OR OVER 34.1 44
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 45.5 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 74.3 35
FILIPINO 62.5 *
HISPANIC 42.7 473
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 53.8 275

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

22.4%
N=322
Gender Rate N
Female 21.7 184
Male 22.0 132
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 37.0 46
20-24 21.4 56
25-39 18.6 129
40 OR OVER 20.9 91
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 75.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 50.0 30
FILIPINO 33.3 *
HISPANIC 17.6 250
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 27.6 29

*: 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
  23.5% N=1,704 41.8% N=1,704
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 22.8 812 40.8 812
Male 24.3 860 42.7 860
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 24.5 1,500 43.6 1,500
20-24 19.9 156 32.7 156
25-39 5.6 36 13.9 36
40 OR OVER 0.0 12 16.7 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 10.7 75 28.0 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 * 33.3 *
ASIAN 41.3 80 63.8 80
FILIPINO 18.8 16 31.3 16
HISPANIC 21.0 591 35.2 591
PACIFIC ISLANDER 16.7 * 50.0 *
WHITE 24.7 797 45.0 797

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  53.1% N=1,704 69.8% N=1,704
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 58.7 812 76.0 812
Male 47.8 860 64.4 860
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 55.3 1,500 71.5 1,500
20-24 37.2 156 59.6 156
25-39 33.3 36 50.0 36
40 OR OVER 41.7 12 41.7 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 36.0 75 54.7 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 * 33.3 *
ASIAN 61.3 80 81.3 80
FILIPINO 43.8 16 75.0 16
HISPANIC 45.2 591 61.4 591
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 * 83.3 *
WHITE 59.2 797 75.4 797

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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

70.3% N=1,176
Gender Rate N
Female 71.2 652
Male 69.4 516
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.4 1,079
20-24 58.2 79
25-39 50.0 12
40 OR OVER 83.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 76.9 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 58.4 77
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 65.1 292
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 73.4 711

Persistence Unprepared For College

72.9%
N=968
Gender Rate N
Female 75.9 482
Male 69.7 476
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.4 778
20-24 71.7 92
25-39 64.2 53
40 OR OVER 77.8 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 73.2 41
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 20.0 *
ASIAN 88.9 36
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 64.2 394
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 *
WHITE 79.8 440

Persistence Overall

71.5%
N=2,144
Gender Rate N
Female 73.2 1,134
Male 69.6 992
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.2 1,857
20-24 65.5 171
25-39 61.5 65
40 OR OVER 78.4 51
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.1 54
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 63.6 11
ASIAN 68.1 113
FILIPINO 75.0 16
HISPANIC 64.6 686
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 75.8 1,151

*: 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

70.6% N=1,176
Gender Rate N
Female 71.3 652
Male 69.8 516
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.5 1,079
20-24 62.0 79
25-39 41.7 12
40 OR OVER 83.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 76.9 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 83.3 *
ASIAN 66.2 77
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 69.9 292
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 70.5 711

30 Units Unprepared For College

66.4%
N=968
Gender Rate N
Female 71.4 482
Male 61.6 476
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.9 778
20-24 59.8 92
25-39 60.4 53
40 OR OVER 62.2 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.1 41
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.0 *
ASIAN 86.1 36
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 64.0 394
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 68.9 440

30 Units Overall

68.7%
N=2,144
Gender Rate N
Female 71.3 1,134
Male 65.8 992
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.0 1,857
20-24 60.8 171
25-39 56.9 65
40 OR OVER 64.7 51
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 61.1 54
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 72.7 11
ASIAN 72.6 113
FILIPINO 100.0 16
HISPANIC 66.5 686
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 69.9 1,151

*: 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

75.8% N=1,176
Gender Rate N
Female 78.4 652
Male 72.1 516
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.9 1,079
20-24 62.0 79
25-39 58.3 12
40 OR OVER 83.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 61.5 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 83.3 *
ASIAN 85.7 77
FILIPINO 87.5 *
HISPANIC 68.2 292
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 78.6 711

Persistence Unprepared For College

44.9%
N=968
Gender Rate N
Female 47.1 482
Male 42.6 476
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 46.4 778
20-24 40.2 92
25-39 35.8 53
40 OR OVER 40.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 43.9 41
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 *
ASIAN 55.6 36
FILIPINO 87.5 *
HISPANIC 39.6 394
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 48.6 440

Persistence Overall

61.8%
N=2,144
Gender Rate N
Female 65.1 1,134
Male 58.0 992
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 64.1 1,857
20-24 50.3 171
25-39 40.0 65
40 OR OVER 45.1 51
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 48.1 54
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 63.6 11
ASIAN 76.1 113
FILIPINO 87.5 16
HISPANIC 51.7 686
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 67.2 1,151

*: 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

56.0% N=1,446
Gender Rate N
Female 54.9 792
Male 57.5 635
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.8 433
20-24 58.0 371
25-39 45.3 375
40 OR OVER 42.5 266
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 46.8 79
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.0 *
ASIAN 62.0 79
FILIPINO 52.6 38
HISPANIC 54.6 337
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 56.2 826

*: 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

10.4% N=809
Gender Rate N
Female 12.0 435
Male 8.7 356
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 5.9 17
20-24 15.4 39
25-39 20.6 170
40 OR OVER 7.2 583
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 11
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 12
ASIAN 8.6 35
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 19.4 330
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 3.7 355

*: 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

+18.2% N=1,224
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Health Information Technology 10.6% 259
Other Business and Management 12.2% 169
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 21.1% 137
Emergency Medical Services 42.6% 86
Child Development/Early Care and Education 24.7% 59
Health Professions, Transfer Core Curriculum 22.0% 54
Cosmetology and Barbering 67.3% 47
Accounting 37.8% 44
Computer Networking 9.2% 43
Administration of Justice 25.5% 41

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 13.9% 733
Male 26.9% 438
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 94.3% 91
20-24 62.0% 271
25-39 16.4% 497
40 OR OVER 9.6% 365
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 12.6% 39
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 9.4% *
ASIAN 17.2% 67
FILIPINO 22.3% 32
HISPANIC 18.9% 348
PACIFIC ISLANDER 9.9% *
WHITE 18.1% 648

*: 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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