2018 Student Success Scorecard

Los Angeles Harbor College

Los Angeles Harbor College officially opened in September 1949 in Wilmington. The college has grown and now includes residents from Wilmington, Carson, Harbor City, Lomita, Gardena, Palos Verdes, San Pedro and Torrance. While still maintaining a technical program, the academic and general education offerings have increased to meet the changing needs of the community. The college offers programs for students to eventually transfer to a four-year university as well as occupational training programs in business and office administration, electronics technology, computer technology and nursing.

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
13,023

Gender Rate
Female 59.6%
Male 40.4%
Unknown 0.0%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 28.2%
20 to 24 years old 35.3%
25 to 39 years old 26.4%
40 or more years old 10.1%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 10.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 5.6%
Filipino 6.6%
Hispanic 57.3%
Pacific Islander 0.9%
White 12.3%
Two or more Races 3.5%
Unknown 2.7%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 6,645.6
Credit Sections 1,916
Non-Credit Sections 42
Median Credit Section Size 29
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 64.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 50.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 1,851:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students12,72113,73713,51713,34913,023
Gender
Female58.3%58.6%59.0%59.5%59.6%
Male41.7%41.4%41.0%40.5%40.4%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Age
Less than 20 years old27.2%30.0%29.5%28.6%28.2%
20 to 24 years old36.4%34.9%35.3%36.0%35.3%
25 to 39 years old25.4%24.5%24.6%25.4%26.4%
40 or more years old11.0%10.5%10.6%10.1%10.1%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American12.5%12.7%11.8%11.3%10.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.2%0.2%0.2%0.3%0.2%
Asian5.0%4.9%5.4%5.9%5.6%
Filipino6.1%6.3%6.3%6.5%6.6%
Hispanic53.8%55.5%56.0%55.7%57.3%
Pacific Islander1.1%1.1%1.0%0.9%0.9%
White14.4%13.0%12.7%13.3%12.3%
Two or more Races2.9%2.9%3.2%3.5%3.5%
Unknown4.0%3.3%3.2%2.6%2.7%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students6,531.47,152.77,008.07,009.06,645.6
Credit Sections1,6011,7401,9271,9681,916
Non-Credit Sections2727293242
Median Credit Section Size3534313029
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty65.0%61.0%58.7%60.3%64.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**47.9%*48.4%*48.8%*50.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio912:1943:1604:1749:11,851:1
 
* 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

29.0% N=988
Gender Rate N
Female 31.0 590
Male 26.1 398
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 38.4 435
20-24 21.9 319
25-39 24.6 167
40 OR OVER 13.4 67
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 14.3 119
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 43.3 30
FILIPINO 40.4 47
HISPANIC 31.0 612
PACIFIC ISLANDER 36.4 11
WHITE 29.1 127

Remedial English

50.8%
N=1,125
Gender Rate N
Female 52.8 629
Male 48.4 496
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.2 627
20-24 35.6 270
25-39 47.2 159
40 OR OVER 43.5 69
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 43.5 170
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 79.3 29
FILIPINO 59.7 77
HISPANIC 49.8 671
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 15
WHITE 54.2 107

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

37.5%
N=56
Gender Rate N
Female 33.3 36
Male 45.0 20
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 33.3 *
20-24 62.5 *
25-39 47.8 23
40 OR OVER 12.5 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 27.8 18
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 48.0 25
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 50.0 *

*: 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
  9.5% N=835 22.4% N=835
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 8.2 440 19.8 440
Male 10.9 395 25.3 395
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 10.1 676 23.2 676
20-24 10.4 96 19.8 96
25-39 2.2 45 22.2 45
40 OR OVER 0.0 18 5.6 18
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 1.6 62 17.7 62
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 28.6 28 57.1 28
FILIPINO 12.5 56 30.4 56
HISPANIC 7.6 538 17.5 538
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 14.3 *
WHITE 16.0 106 36.8 106

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  41.6% N=835 62.9% N=835
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 45.0 440 63.9 440
Male 37.7 395 61.8 395
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 43.0 676 65.5 676
20-24 32.3 96 49.0 96
25-39 46.7 45 60.0 45
40 OR OVER 22.2 18 44.4 18
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 29.0 62 54.8 62
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 39.3 28 64.3 28
FILIPINO 37.5 56 66.1 56
HISPANIC 41.4 538 61.2 538
PACIFIC ISLANDER 14.3 * 71.4 *
WHITE 50.9 106 68.9 106

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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

73.2% N=213
Gender Rate N
Female 71.9 96
Male 74.4 117
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.7 179
20-24 66.7 18
25-39 75.0 12
40 OR OVER 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.0 10
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 61.1 18
FILIPINO 46.2 13
HISPANIC 72.5 102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 87.5 48

Persistence Unprepared For College

73.8%
N=1,009
Gender Rate N
Female 72.0 547
Male 76.0 462
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.6 790
20-24 60.0 120
25-39 73.4 64
40 OR OVER 82.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.8 111
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 68.4 19
FILIPINO 71.2 66
HISPANIC 73.7 647
PACIFIC ISLANDER 61.5 *
WHITE 80.9 94

Persistence Overall

73.7%
N=1,222
Gender Rate N
Female 72.0 643
Male 75.6 579
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.2 969
20-24 60.9 138
25-39 73.7 76
40 OR OVER 82.1 39
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.4 121
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 64.9 37
FILIPINO 67.1 79
HISPANIC 73.6 749
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 15
WHITE 83.1 142

*: 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

70.4% N=213
Gender Rate N
Female 71.9 96
Male 69.2 117
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.5 179
20-24 61.1 18
25-39 75.0 12
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 10
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 83.3 18
FILIPINO 69.2 13
HISPANIC 69.6 102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 75.0 48

30 Units Unprepared For College

71.1%
N=1,009
Gender Rate N
Female 72.4 547
Male 69.5 462
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.5 790
20-24 57.5 120
25-39 60.9 64
40 OR OVER 80.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 62.2 111
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 89.5 19
FILIPINO 74.2 66
HISPANIC 71.7 647
PACIFIC ISLANDER 46.2 *
WHITE 75.5 94

30 Units Overall

70.9%
N=1,222
Gender Rate N
Female 72.3 643
Male 69.4 579
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.2 969
20-24 58.0 138
25-39 63.2 76
40 OR OVER 76.9 39
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 61.2 121
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 86.5 37
FILIPINO 73.4 79
HISPANIC 71.4 749
PACIFIC ISLANDER 46.7 15
WHITE 75.4 142

*: 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

58.2% N=213
Gender Rate N
Female 63.5 96
Male 53.8 117
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.3 179
20-24 44.4 18
25-39 50.0 12
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 10
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 77.8 18
FILIPINO 53.8 13
HISPANIC 58.8 102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 52.1 48

Persistence Unprepared For College

39.2%
N=1,009
Gender Rate N
Female 39.9 547
Male 38.5 462
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 40.4 790
20-24 30.0 120
25-39 37.5 64
40 OR OVER 48.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 31.5 111
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 63.2 19
FILIPINO 50.0 66
HISPANIC 38.6 647
PACIFIC ISLANDER 15.4 *
WHITE 41.5 94

Persistence Overall

42.6%
N=1,222
Gender Rate N
Female 43.4 643
Male 41.6 579
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 44.1 969
20-24 31.9 138
25-39 39.5 76
40 OR OVER 48.7 39
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 33.1 121
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 70.3 37
FILIPINO 50.6 79
HISPANIC 41.4 749
PACIFIC ISLANDER 20.0 15
WHITE 45.1 142

*: 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

53.5% N=820
Gender Rate N
Female 57.0 453
Male 49.3 367
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.4 186
20-24 55.4 260
25-39 49.2 262
40 OR OVER 56.3 112
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 51.5 136
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 52.3 65
FILIPINO 66.0 50
HISPANIC 52.9 350
PACIFIC ISLANDER 80.0 10
WHITE 50.6 160

*: 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

+37.5% N=263
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Child Development/Early Care and Education 18.4% 42
Business Administration 70.6% 36
Administration of Justice 32.1% 36
Accounting 41.0% 34
Business Management 49.9% 25
Culinary Arts 75.9% 19
Registered Nursing 34.1% 15
Computer Infrastructure and Support 86.5% 14
Computer Information Systems 60.7% 14
Banking and Finance 16.6% 12

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 35.1% 152
Male 40.8% 111
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 432.6% 15
20-24 67.3% 93
25-39 30.9% 111
40 OR OVER 9.8% 44
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 46.4% 46
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0% *
ASIAN 14.3% *
FILIPINO 8.9% 13
HISPANIC 36.8% 129
PACIFIC ISLANDER 48.6% *
WHITE 36.5% 53

*: 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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