2017 Student Success Scorecard

Los Angeles Valley College

Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC) is a two-year public college in the heart of Los Angeles’s San Fernando Valley. It offers transfer education, job training and life-long learning to residents of the San Fernando Valley and beyond. The college advances the economic development of the region through programs, services and partnerships that address continuing and emerging employer needs in a diverse set of industries, including one of the largest concentrations of entertainment studios in the world.

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
27,959

Gender Rate
Female 57.7%
Male 42.3%
Unknown 0.0%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 23.1%
20 to 24 years old 33.7%
25 to 39 years old 29.8%
40 or more years old 13.4%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 5.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 4.9%
Filipino 3.3%
Hispanic 49.4%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
White 29.6%
Two or more Races 2.1%
Unknown 5.5%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 13,423.9
Credit Sections 3,257
Non-Credit Sections 110
Median Credit Section Size 33
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 60.3%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 48.6%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 690:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**26,60728,20327,88027,959
Gender
Female**57.3%57.4%57.1%57.7%
Male**42.7%42.6%42.9%42.3%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Age
Less than 20 years old**23.8%23.7%24.4%23.1%
20 to 24 years old**34.6%34.3%33.7%33.7%
25 to 39 years old**28.0%28.6%28.8%29.8%
40 or more years old**13.6%13.3%13.0%13.4%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**5.6%5.4%5.2%5.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.2%0.1%0.2%0.1%
Asian**5.4%5.0%4.7%4.9%
Filipino**3.5%3.4%3.2%3.3%
Hispanic**47.8%48.9%50.4%49.4%
Pacific Islander**0.2%0.2%0.2%0.1%
White**29.8%29.5%28.8%29.6%
Two or more Races**1.8%2.0%2.2%2.1%
Unknown**5.8%5.5%5.1%5.5%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**12,400.713,042.113,338.313,423.9
Credit Sections**2,8313,0743,0643,257
Non-Credit Sections**98114102110
Median Credit Section Size**36353533
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**65.0%61.0%58.7%60.3%
Percentage of First-Generation Students****47.7%*49.4%*48.6%
Student Counseling Ratio**1,130:1993:1764:1690:1
 
* 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

31.9% N=2,189
Gender Rate N
Female 35.2 1,254
Male 27.5 935
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 34.1 844
20-24 28.1 541
25-39 33.2 566
40 OR OVER 29.4 238
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.9 158
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 44.9 69
FILIPINO 33.9 62
HISPANIC 27.9 1,087
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 38.8 631

Remedial English

44.7%
N=1,869
Gender Rate N
Female 47.4 1,061
Male 41.2 808
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 52.2 973
20-24 36.3 457
25-39 36.2 318
40 OR OVER 38.8 121
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 38.6 145
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.0 *
ASIAN 58.3 72
FILIPINO 60.9 64
HISPANIC 40.0 981
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 51.7 453

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

37.9%
N=464
Gender Rate N
Female 45.8 299
Male 23.6 165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 47.4 38
20-24 37.3 51
25-39 43.6 181
40 OR OVER 30.9 194
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 40.9 44
FILIPINO 40.0 *
HISPANIC 37.1 70
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 36.2 290

*: 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
  6.8% N=1,406 13.7% N=1,406
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 6.2 727 12.7 727
Male 7.5 679 14.9 679
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 8.0 999 15.4 999
20-24 5.9 188 10.6 188
25-39 3.6 139 10.8 139
40 OR OVER 0.0 80 5.0 80
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 6.3 64 14.1 64
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 18.8 48 29.2 48
FILIPINO 7.1 42 16.7 42
HISPANIC 4.7 827 10.8 827
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 0.0 *
WHITE 9.6 366 18.0 366

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  27.5% N=1,406 48.3% N=1,406
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 26.8 727 49.9 727
Male 28.3 679 46.5 679
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 31.7 999 54.0 999
20-24 24.5 188 43.6 188
25-39 13.7 139 34.5 139
40 OR OVER 6.3 80 12.5 80
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 20.3 64 42.2 64
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 27.1 48 41.7 48
FILIPINO 50.0 42 69.0 42
HISPANIC 25.3 827 47.4 827
PACIFIC ISLANDER 20.0 * 20.0 *
WHITE 30.1 366 50.3 366

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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

79.7% N=369
Gender Rate N
Female 81.2 170
Male 78.4 199
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 80.5 308
20-24 78.1 32
25-39 72.7 22
40 OR OVER 71.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 75.0 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 55.0 20
FILIPINO 91.7 24
HISPANIC 79.2 144
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 82.6 144

Persistence Unprepared For College

75.3%
N=1,611
Gender Rate N
Female 75.7 909
Male 74.8 702
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.8 1,072
20-24 65.5 203
25-39 75.3 190
40 OR OVER 84.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 81.3 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 81.3 80
FILIPINO 77.1 48
HISPANIC 71.7 799
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 78.3 507

Persistence Overall

76.1%
N=1,980
Gender Rate N
Female 76.6 1,079
Male 75.6 901
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.9 1,380
20-24 67.2 235
25-39 75.0 212
40 OR OVER 84.3 153
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.5 87
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 83.3 *
ASIAN 76.0 100
FILIPINO 81.9 72
HISPANIC 72.9 943
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 79.3 651

*: 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

77.2% N=369
Gender Rate N
Female 79.4 170
Male 75.4 199
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 80.5 308
20-24 65.6 32
25-39 63.6 22
40 OR OVER 28.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 75.0 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 55.0 20
FILIPINO 83.3 24
HISPANIC 77.1 144
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 78.5 144

30 Units Unprepared For College

68.0%
N=1,611
Gender Rate N
Female 72.3 909
Male 62.4 702
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 68.3 1,072
20-24 60.6 203
25-39 70.0 190
40 OR OVER 73.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 65.3 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 83.8 80
FILIPINO 70.8 48
HISPANIC 62.7 799
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 73.2 507

30 Units Overall

69.7%
N=1,980
Gender Rate N
Female 73.4 1,079
Male 65.3 901
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.0 1,380
20-24 61.3 235
25-39 69.3 212
40 OR OVER 71.2 153
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.7 87
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 78.0 100
FILIPINO 75.0 72
HISPANIC 64.9 943
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 74.3 651

*: 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

69.4% N=369
Gender Rate N
Female 72.4 170
Male 66.8 199
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.7 308
20-24 65.6 32
25-39 40.9 22
40 OR OVER 28.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.0 12
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 80.0 20
FILIPINO 87.5 24
HISPANIC 61.1 144
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 72.9 144

Persistence Unprepared For College

41.5%
N=1,611
Gender Rate N
Female 44.6 909
Male 37.5 702
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 43.8 1,072
20-24 35.0 203
25-39 38.9 190
40 OR OVER 37.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 38.7 75
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 51.3 80
FILIPINO 58.3 48
HISPANIC 35.0 799
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 47.3 507

Persistence Overall

46.7%
N=1,980
Gender Rate N
Female 48.9 1,079
Male 44.0 901
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.2 1,380
20-24 39.1 235
25-39 39.2 212
40 OR OVER 36.6 153
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 40.2 87
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 57.0 100
FILIPINO 68.1 72
HISPANIC 39.0 943
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 53.0 651

*: 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

59.8% N=1,379
Gender Rate N
Female 63.0 738
Male 56.2 641
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.1 325
20-24 64.9 399
25-39 51.0 441
40 OR OVER 57.5 214
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.7 97
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 70.7 82
FILIPINO 78.6 42
HISPANIC 57.1 538
PACIFIC ISLANDER 40.0 *
WHITE 58.4 495

*: 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

11.5% N=537
Gender Rate N
Female 13.1 373
Male 7.9 164
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 27.3 33
20-24 6.0 84
25-39 14.2 219
40 OR OVER 8.5 201
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 31.3 16
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 14.3 42
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 4.0 177
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 16.9 213

*: 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

+26.0% N=485
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Child Development/Early Care and Education 22.0% 97
Fire Technology 51.2% 52
Radio and Television 37.4% 50
Accounting 12.0% 45
Information Technology, General 25.6% 41
Administration of Justice 21.8% 38
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 56.3% 37
Real Estate 15.7% 27
Business Management 30.6% 22
Digital Media 43.7% 21

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 25.7% 248
Male 26.6% 237
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 166.9% 25
20-24 67.3% 153
25-39 15.4% 221
40 OR OVER 8.7% 86
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 15.4% 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 67.3% *
ASIAN 30.6% 18
FILIPINO 5.3% *
HISPANIC 28.6% 230
PACIFIC ISLANDER 235.5% *
WHITE 20.6% 149

*: 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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