2017 Student Success Scorecard

Cypress College

Cypress College, founded in 1966, enrolls students of diverse backgrounds each semester at its campus in Cypress. The college is just a few miles from Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm amusement park in Southern California, and minutes away from the Pacific Ocean. Students have the opportunity to select from a variety of courses and programs to meet their educational goals, whether they are working toward associate of arts or associate of science degrees, or an occupational certificate. The college is most well-known for its nursing programs and mortuary science program.

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
21,546

Gender Rate
Female 54.5%
Male 43.9%
Unknown 1.6%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 27.2%
20 to 24 years old 42.0%
25 to 39 years old 24.4%
40 or more years old 6.4%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 4.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 17.8%
Filipino 5.8%
Hispanic 45.9%
Pacific Islander 0.4%
White 19.1%
Two or more Races 3.3%
Unknown 3.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 11,677.3
Credit Sections 3,361
Non-Credit Sections 0
Median Credit Section Size 27
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 56.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 41.4%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 493:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**19,77120,35320,52021,546
Gender
Female**53.7%54.2%54.2%54.5%
Male**45.0%44.6%44.4%43.9%
Unknown**1.3%1.3%1.4%1.6%
Age
Less than 20 years old**26.9%27.0%26.1%27.2%
20 to 24 years old**41.6%41.3%43.0%42.0%
25 to 39 years old**23.0%23.5%23.7%24.4%
40 or more years old**8.5%8.2%7.2%6.4%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**4.4%4.5%4.6%4.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.3%0.3%0.2%0.2%
Asian**17.6%17.2%17.6%17.8%
Filipino**6.0%5.8%5.7%5.8%
Hispanic**40.4%42.8%44.7%45.9%
Pacific Islander**0.5%0.5%0.4%0.4%
White**24.0%22.3%20.2%19.1%
Two or more Races**3.7%3.4%3.5%3.3%
Unknown**3.1%3.2%3.2%3.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**10,683.611,018.011,129.411,677.3
Credit Sections**2,8373,0673,2003,361
Non-Credit Sections**0000
Median Credit Section Size**29282727
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**68.9%61.7%55.6%56.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students******40.1%*41.4%
Student Counseling Ratio**758:1720:1498:1493:1
 
* 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

41.5% N=1,985
Gender Rate N
Female 43.1 1,142
Male 39.1 818
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 47.8 1,113
20-24 30.8 480
25-39 36.8 304
40 OR OVER 35.2 88
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 22.3 130
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 37.5 *
ASIAN 51.6 157
FILIPINO 43.2 111
HISPANIC 41.5 936
PACIFIC ISLANDER 27.8 18
WHITE 42.7 503

Remedial English

69.4%
N=1,416
Gender Rate N
Female 70.7 806
Male 68.0 600
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.9 876
20-24 60.7 338
25-39 62.1 145
40 OR OVER 71.9 57
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.1 73
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 74.9 195
FILIPINO 83.2 95
HISPANIC 68.1 627
PACIFIC ISLANDER 72.2 18
WHITE 69.3 322

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

59.6%
N=141
Gender Rate N
Female 55.7 88
Male 66.7 51
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 80.8 26
20-24 66.7 36
25-39 50.0 38
40 OR OVER 48.8 41
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 16.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 66.3 80
FILIPINO 33.3 *
HISPANIC 35.7 14
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 68.2 22

*: 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
  16.4% N=1,758 29.2% N=1,758
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 15.4 957 26.9 957
Male 17.7 778 32.3 778
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 16.5 1,469 30.4 1,469
20-24 16.0 200 24.0 200
25-39 16.2 74 20.3 74
40 OR OVER 13.3 15 26.7 15
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 4.8 62 22.6 62
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 48.0 296 63.5 296
FILIPINO 23.6 110 45.5 110
HISPANIC 6.8 883 17.1 883
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 * 33.3 *
WHITE 12.6 302 26.5 302

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  31.0% N=1,758 58.5% N=1,758
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 30.3 957 59.6 957
Male 31.7 778 56.7 778
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 33.0 1,469 61.5 1,469
20-24 21.5 200 42.0 200
25-39 17.6 74 47.3 74
40 OR OVER 26.7 15 40.0 15
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 24.2 62 54.8 62
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 37.8 296 66.6 296
FILIPINO 32.7 110 65.5 110
HISPANIC 24.3 883 52.5 883
PACIFIC ISLANDER 16.7 * 50.0 *
WHITE 43.0 302 65.2 302

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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

89.0% N=498
Gender Rate N
Female 88.1 261
Male 90.1 232
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 90.1 446
20-24 70.0 30
25-39 87.5 16
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 89.4 160
FILIPINO 93.8 32
HISPANIC 85.5 124
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 89.7 136

Persistence Unprepared For College

82.9%
N=1,806
Gender Rate N
Female 83.0 992
Male 83.0 781
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 84.6 1,536
20-24 66.2 154
25-39 83.3 72
40 OR OVER 84.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.5 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 86.0 229
FILIPINO 82.1 123
HISPANIC 82.6 834
PACIFIC ISLANDER 80.0 *
WHITE 84.6 396

Persistence Overall

84.2%
N=2,304
Gender Rate N
Female 84.0 1,253
Male 84.6 1,013
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 85.8 1,982
20-24 66.8 184
25-39 84.1 88
40 OR OVER 86.0 50
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 73.2 97
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 87.4 389
FILIPINO 84.5 155
HISPANIC 83.0 958
PACIFIC ISLANDER 75.0 16
WHITE 85.9 532

*: 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

84.9% N=498
Gender Rate N
Female 82.4 261
Male 87.9 232
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 86.5 446
20-24 66.7 30
25-39 68.8 16
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 88.9 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 86.9 160
FILIPINO 87.5 32
HISPANIC 83.1 124
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 86.8 136

30 Units Unprepared For College

72.8%
N=1,806
Gender Rate N
Female 74.8 992
Male 70.3 781
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.3 1,536
20-24 57.1 154
25-39 55.6 72
40 OR OVER 68.2 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.8 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 81.2 229
FILIPINO 76.4 123
HISPANIC 72.2 834
PACIFIC ISLANDER 66.7 *
WHITE 72.2 396

30 Units Overall

75.4%
N=2,304
Gender Rate N
Female 76.4 1,253
Male 74.3 1,013
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 77.9 1,982
20-24 58.7 184
25-39 58.0 88
40 OR OVER 72.0 50
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 59.8 97
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 83.5 389
FILIPINO 78.7 155
HISPANIC 73.6 958
PACIFIC ISLANDER 62.5 16
WHITE 75.9 532

*: 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

77.5% N=498
Gender Rate N
Female 79.7 261
Male 75.0 232
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.9 446
20-24 66.7 30
25-39 56.3 16
40 OR OVER 83.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 88.1 160
FILIPINO 75.0 32
HISPANIC 70.2 124
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 72.1 136

Persistence Unprepared For College

46.4%
N=1,806
Gender Rate N
Female 48.6 992
Male 44.3 781
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 48.8 1,536
20-24 35.7 154
25-39 26.4 72
40 OR OVER 34.1 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 36.4 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 67.2 229
FILIPINO 52.8 123
HISPANIC 42.3 834
PACIFIC ISLANDER 20.0 *
WHITE 44.7 396

Persistence Overall

53.1%
N=2,304
Gender Rate N
Female 55.1 1,253
Male 51.3 1,013
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.5 1,982
20-24 40.8 184
25-39 31.8 88
40 OR OVER 40.0 50
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 42.3 97
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 75.8 389
FILIPINO 57.4 155
HISPANIC 45.9 958
PACIFIC ISLANDER 18.8 16
WHITE 51.7 532

*: 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

60.4% N=1,365
Gender Rate N
Female 66.9 721
Male 52.9 611
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.0 465
20-24 63.2 375
25-39 54.3 326
40 OR OVER 51.8 199
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 54.7 53
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 75.3 235
FILIPINO 65.9 88
HISPANIC 55.1 441
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 57.8 424

*: 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

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 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

+30.5% N=719
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Computer Information Systems 20.2% 123
Health Occupations, General 43.9% 76
Human Services 49.9% 69
Accounting 29.3% 67
Automotive Technology 81.2% 40
Applied Photography 35.9% 38
Software Applications 10.8% 37
Computer Programming 29.2% 33
Radiologic Technology 80.8% 30
Management Development and Supervision 24.6% 27

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 30.1% 372
Male 30.8% 338
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 119.5% 60
20-24 56.7% 233
25-39 23.3% 308
40 OR OVER 8.7% 118
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 28.6% 43
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 82.5% *
ASIAN 32.1% 110
FILIPINO 31.4% 42
HISPANIC 32.6% 268
PACIFIC ISLANDER -31.7% *
WHITE 35.4% 190

*: 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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