2018 Student Success Scorecard

College of the Canyons

Established in 1969, College of the Canyons operates within the Santa Clarita Community College District on two campuses in the Santa Clarita Valley. The college offers 62 associate of arts and associate of science degrees and 22 associate degrees for transfer. In addition, the college offers 37 certificate of achievement, 31 certificate of specialization and 5 noncredit certificate programs.

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
32,144

Gender Rate
Female 44.1%
Male 55.5%
Unknown 0.4%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 28.0%
20 to 24 years old 29.6%
25 to 39 years old 25.8%
40 or more years old 16.6%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 5.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 6.0%
Filipino 4.1%
Hispanic 45.3%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
White 34.1%
Two or more Races 2.3%
Unknown 2.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 16,512.2
Credit Sections 4,940
Non-Credit Sections 137
Median Credit Section Size 27
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 48.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 32.1%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 871:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students27,17631,07430,64830,74232,144
Gender
Female46.1%44.1%44.4%45.2%44.1%
Male53.8%55.7%55.4%54.6%55.5%
Unknown0.2%0.2%0.2%0.2%0.4%
Age
Less than 20 years old28.6%27.4%28.8%28.6%28.0%
20 to 24 years old31.3%28.6%29.5%30.4%29.6%
25 to 39 years old24.5%25.4%24.9%25.1%25.8%
40 or more years old15.6%18.7%16.9%16.0%16.6%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American5.6%5.5%5.0%4.9%5.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.4%
Asian5.4%5.3%5.4%5.8%6.0%
Filipino3.3%3.4%3.7%3.7%4.1%
Hispanic40.3%42.2%43.5%45.5%45.3%
Pacific Islander0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%
White40.0%38.5%37.2%35.5%34.1%
Two or more Races3.6%3.6%3.6%3.0%2.3%
Unknown1.1%1.0%0.9%0.9%2.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students13,986.015,355.215,300.315,994.816,512.2
Credit Sections3,9784,8314,8994,8614,940
Non-Credit Sections727081114137
Median Credit Section Size2928282727
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty50.7%47.2%44.5%46.8%48.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**30.4%*30.6%*31.0%*32.1%*
Student Counseling Ratio840:1999:11,220:11,135:1871:1
 
* 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

47.2% N=1,816
Gender Rate N
Female 51.7 948
Male 42.2 855
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.5 1,104
20-24 41.7 434
25-39 43.4 182
40 OR OVER 41.7 96
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.2 125
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 12.5 *
ASIAN 54.5 66
FILIPINO 63.2 57
HISPANIC 47.3 797
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 48.2 682

Remedial English

58.3%
N=2,302
Gender Rate N
Female 61.7 1,124
Male 55.1 1,165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.2 1,657
20-24 47.0 398
25-39 46.5 187
40 OR OVER 36.7 60
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.2 145
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 *
ASIAN 75.6 78
FILIPINO 73.3 86
HISPANIC 54.7 1,032
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 62.9 838

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

44.4%
N=99
Gender Rate N
Female 48.5 66
Male 36.4 33
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 58.6 29
20-24 42.9 14
25-39 55.2 29
40 OR OVER 18.5 27
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 52.4 21
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 38.8 49
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 50.0 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
  17.6% N=2,205 35.6% N=2,205
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 16.1 1,085 35.4 1,085
Male 18.9 1,114 35.7 1,114
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 18.5 1,955 37.1 1,955
20-24 12.0 166 29.5 166
25-39 6.9 58 13.8 58
40 OR OVER 3.8 26 7.7 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 6.7 105 19.0 105
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 12 41.7 12
ASIAN 32.6 86 55.8 86
FILIPINO 34.5 119 54.6 119
HISPANIC 13.7 1,128 29.5 1,128
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 * 66.7 *
WHITE 20.0 721 41.5 721

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  53.7% N=2,205 70.5% N=2,205
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 55.8 1,085 74.1 1,085
Male 51.9 1,114 67.1 1,114
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 56.3 1,955 72.9 1,955
20-24 36.1 166 56.6 166
25-39 31.0 58 50.0 58
40 OR OVER 23.1 26 26.9 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 40.0 105 52.4 105
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 12 50.0 12
ASIAN 57.0 86 77.9 86
FILIPINO 67.2 119 81.5 119
HISPANIC 49.5 1,128 67.6 1,128
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 * 100.0 *
WHITE 59.6 721 75.6 721

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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

79.6% N=460
Gender Rate N
Female 79.9 234
Male 79.0 224
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 81.3 402
20-24 70.6 34
25-39 55.6 *
40 OR OVER 66.7 15
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.7 11
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 68.8 48
FILIPINO 92.3 26
HISPANIC 78.2 119
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 81.2 223

Persistence Unprepared For College

77.4%
N=1,857
Gender Rate N
Female 78.8 900
Male 76.2 941
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.9 1,638
20-24 65.9 135
25-39 62.5 *
40 OR OVER 78.6 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.4 127
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 83.3 *
ASIAN 82.1 67
FILIPINO 87.2 78
HISPANIC 75.8 806
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 78.2 675

Persistence Overall

77.9%
N=2,317
Gender Rate N
Female 79.0 1,134
Male 76.7 1,165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.4 2,040
20-24 66.9 169
25-39 61.5 65
40 OR OVER 74.4 43
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.5 138
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 83.3 *
ASIAN 76.5 115
FILIPINO 88.5 104
HISPANIC 76.1 925
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 79.0 898

*: 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

79.1% N=460
Gender Rate N
Female 79.9 234
Male 78.6 224
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 82.3 402
20-24 64.7 34
25-39 44.4 *
40 OR OVER 46.7 15
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 81.8 11
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 77.1 48
FILIPINO 96.2 26
HISPANIC 77.3 119
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 78.0 223

30 Units Unprepared For College

75.6%
N=1,857
Gender Rate N
Female 77.3 900
Male 74.0 941
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.9 1,638
20-24 67.4 135
25-39 57.1 *
40 OR OVER 78.6 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.5 127
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 82.1 67
FILIPINO 80.8 78
HISPANIC 74.4 806
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 77.0 675

30 Units Overall

76.3%
N=2,317
Gender Rate N
Female 77.9 1,134
Male 74.8 1,165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 77.9 2,040
20-24 66.9 169
25-39 55.4 65
40 OR OVER 67.4 43
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 69.6 138
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 80.0 115
FILIPINO 84.6 104
HISPANIC 74.8 925
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 *
WHITE 77.3 898

*: 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

80.7% N=460
Gender Rate N
Female 82.1 234
Male 79.0 224
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 85.3 402
20-24 44.1 34
25-39 44.4 *
40 OR OVER 60.0 15
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 81.8 11
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 89.6 48
FILIPINO 84.6 26
HISPANIC 72.3 119
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 82.1 223

Persistence Unprepared For College

51.5%
N=1,857
Gender Rate N
Female 52.1 900
Male 50.7 941
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 53.4 1,638
20-24 40.7 135
25-39 28.6 *
40 OR OVER 42.9 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.4 127
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 62.7 67
FILIPINO 66.7 78
HISPANIC 46.9 806
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 53.6 675

Persistence Overall

57.3%
N=2,317
Gender Rate N
Female 58.3 1,134
Male 56.1 1,165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.7 2,040
20-24 41.4 169
25-39 30.8 65
40 OR OVER 48.8 43
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.9 138
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 73.9 115
FILIPINO 71.2 104
HISPANIC 50.2 925
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 60.7 898

*: 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

57.3% N=1,478
Gender Rate N
Female 64.5 640
Male 51.7 829
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.4 546
20-24 52.5 408
25-39 39.6 341
40 OR OVER 53.0 183
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 41.6 89
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 58.0 69
FILIPINO 64.1 64
HISPANIC 54.5 525
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 61.2 659

*: 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

5.8% N=240
Gender Rate N
Female 6.0 151
Male 4.6 87
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 0.0 16
20-24 11.1 27
25-39 6.7 120
40 OR OVER 3.9 77
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 5.3 38
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 4.4 159
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 15.6 32

*: 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

+21.3% N=2,018
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Police Academy 20.4% 736
Fire Academy 16.3% 561
Administration of Justice 10.5% 76
Emergency Medical Services 53.7% 65
Child Development/Early Care and Education 36.6% 56
Software Applications 21.5% 53
Business Administration 58.7% 45
Accounting 47.8% 42
Business Management 27.8% 39
Health Occupations, General 30.5% 34

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 30.1% 501
Male 19.8% 1,515
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 137.5% 82
20-24 101.2% 385
25-39 24.3% 851
40 OR OVER 11.1% 700
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 18.4% 122
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 12.9% 11
ASIAN 15.9% 88
FILIPINO 32.2% 51
HISPANIC 22.5% 757
PACIFIC ISLANDER 10.9% *
WHITE 21.3% 904

*: 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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