2017 Student Success Scorecard

Fullerton College

Fullerton College, founded in 1913, is in Fullerton, in Orange County. The college offers a comprehensive academic program of lower division transfer courses and vocational training to prepare students for transfer as well as for the technology-driven workplace. The 83-acre campus features major institutional buildings that include conventional classrooms as well as laboratory facilities for science, art, computer technology, photography, automotive services, physical education, and other specialized 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 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
33,114

Gender Rate
Female 50.8%
Male 47.4%
Unknown 1.8%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 31.4%
20 to 24 years old 42.3%
25 to 39 years old 21.1%
40 or more years old 5.2%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 3.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 13.1%
Filipino 3.0%
Hispanic 52.1%
Pacific Islander 0.4%
White 21.7%
Two or more Races 3.2%
Unknown 3.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 18,867.9
Credit Sections 5,161
Non-Credit Sections 0
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 56.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 38.4%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 430:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2011-122012-132013-142014-152015-16
Students**27,20733,12633,26533,114
Gender
Female**50.1%50.4%50.8%50.8%
Male**48.3%48.1%47.6%47.4%
Unknown**1.6%1.5%1.6%1.8%
Age
Less than 20 years old**31.8%31.6%31.5%31.4%
20 to 24 years old**42.7%42.1%42.4%42.3%
25 to 39 years old**19.6%20.2%20.5%21.1%
40 or more years old**5.9%6.0%5.7%5.2%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**3.5%3.5%3.4%3.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.4%0.3%0.3%0.3%
Asian**13.2%13.3%13.1%13.1%
Filipino**2.9%3.0%3.0%3.0%
Hispanic**47.3%48.3%50.3%52.1%
Pacific Islander**0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%
White**25.6%23.8%22.8%21.7%
Two or more Races**3.2%3.2%3.2%3.2%
Unknown**3.6%4.3%3.5%3.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**16,186.118,964.319,146.518,867.9
Credit Sections**3,5434,9475,1355,161
Non-Credit Sections**0000
Median Credit Section Size**27272626
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**68.9%61.7%55.6%56.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students******37.8%*38.4%
Student Counseling Ratio**554:1732:1664:1430:1
 
* 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

28.3% N=2,701
Gender Rate N
Female 29.2 1,414
Male 27.7 1,236
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 30.3 1,626
20-24 25.9 609
25-39 25.1 362
40 OR OVER 21.2 104
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 11.8 127
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 16.7 12
ASIAN 38.9 126
FILIPINO 37.2 43
HISPANIC 26.8 1,391
PACIFIC ISLANDER 7.1 14
WHITE 32.6 740

Remedial English

51.5%
N=2,627
Gender Rate N
Female 52.4 1,291
Male 51.1 1,290
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.5 1,866
20-24 42.4 493
25-39 42.6 204
40 OR OVER 34.4 64
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.4 123
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 67.8 177
FILIPINO 64.2 53
HISPANIC 49.7 1,486
PACIFIC ISLANDER 44.4 *
WHITE 54.5 580

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

45.3%
N=247
Gender Rate N
Female 44.1 143
Male 46.0 100
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 62.8 43
20-24 59.6 47
25-39 41.9 86
40 OR OVER 29.6 71
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 53.5 99
FILIPINO 0.0 *
HISPANIC 33.8 77
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 52.0 25

*: 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
  24.5% N=2,515 36.6% N=2,515
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 23.0 1,288 35.2 1,288
Male 25.7 1,178 37.6 1,178
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 26.2 2,159 38.3 2,159
20-24 14.9 255 26.7 255
25-39 10.1 79 25.3 79
40 OR OVER 22.7 22 22.7 22
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.3 66 40.9 66
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 16.7 * 16.7 *
ASIAN 49.0 308 64.3 308
FILIPINO 43.5 92 57.6 92
HISPANIC 18.4 1,416 29.4 1,416
PACIFIC ISLANDER 20.0 * 20.0 *
WHITE 23.8 474 35.9 474

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  45.3% N=2,515 65.4% N=2,515
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 47.0 1,288 68.1 1,288
Male 43.8 1,178 62.6 1,178
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 48.1 2,159 68.2 2,159
20-24 28.6 255 49.0 255
25-39 29.1 79 45.6 79
40 OR OVER 22.7 22 54.5 22
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 39.4 66 65.2 66
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 * 66.7 *
ASIAN 50.0 308 69.2 308
FILIPINO 65.2 92 81.5 92
HISPANIC 41.0 1,416 63.1 1,416
PACIFIC ISLANDER 40.0 * 60.0 *
WHITE 51.9 474 66.2 474

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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

84.5% N=902
Gender Rate N
Female 87.3 441
Male 81.8 446
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 85.7 818
20-24 70.0 60
25-39 80.0 15
40 OR OVER 77.8 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 85.0 20
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 76.6 154
FILIPINO 93.9 33
HISPANIC 84.5 277
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 88.5 279

Persistence Unprepared For College

81.4%
N=2,574
Gender Rate N
Female 82.5 1,295
Male 80.1 1,233
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 82.9 2,281
20-24 68.4 187
25-39 72.7 77
40 OR OVER 72.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 84.9 166
FILIPINO 91.9 62
HISPANIC 80.2 1,295
PACIFIC ISLANDER 64.3 *
WHITE 84.7 529

Persistence Overall

82.2%
N=3,476
Gender Rate N
Female 83.8 1,736
Male 80.6 1,679
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 83.6 3,099
20-24 68.8 247
25-39 73.9 92
40 OR OVER 73.7 38
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.2 120
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 80.9 320
FILIPINO 92.6 95
HISPANIC 80.9 1,572
PACIFIC ISLANDER 68.8 16
WHITE 86.0 808

*: 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

80.0% N=902
Gender Rate N
Female 83.2 441
Male 77.4 446
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 81.7 818
20-24 70.0 60
25-39 53.3 15
40 OR OVER 44.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.0 20
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 75.0 *
ASIAN 72.7 154
FILIPINO 97.0 33
HISPANIC 83.4 277
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 78.1 279

30 Units Unprepared For College

69.2%
N=2,574
Gender Rate N
Female 69.5 1,295
Male 68.9 1,233
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.4 2,281
20-24 50.8 187
25-39 54.5 77
40 OR OVER 51.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 55.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 80.0 *
ASIAN 78.9 166
FILIPINO 79.0 62
HISPANIC 68.0 1,295
PACIFIC ISLANDER 57.1 *
WHITE 68.4 529

30 Units Overall

72.0%
N=3,476
Gender Rate N
Female 73.0 1,736
Male 71.2 1,679
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 74.1 3,099
20-24 55.5 247
25-39 54.3 92
40 OR OVER 50.0 38
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 57.5 120
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 77.8 *
ASIAN 75.9 320
FILIPINO 85.3 95
HISPANIC 70.7 1,572
PACIFIC ISLANDER 56.3 16
WHITE 71.8 808

*: 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

72.4% N=902
Gender Rate N
Female 77.3 441
Male 68.2 446
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.6 818
20-24 65.0 60
25-39 60.0 15
40 OR OVER 33.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 65.0 20
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 80.5 154
FILIPINO 87.9 33
HISPANIC 69.0 277
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 72.8 279

Persistence Unprepared For College

43.5%
N=2,574
Gender Rate N
Female 45.2 1,295
Male 42.1 1,233
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.3 2,281
20-24 32.6 187
25-39 24.7 77
40 OR OVER 20.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.0 *
ASIAN 60.2 166
FILIPINO 51.6 62
HISPANIC 39.8 1,295
PACIFIC ISLANDER 57.1 *
WHITE 48.4 529

Persistence Overall

51.0%
N=3,476
Gender Rate N
Female 53.3 1,736
Male 49.0 1,679
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 52.8 3,099
20-24 40.5 247
25-39 30.4 92
40 OR OVER 23.7 38
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 40.0 120
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 55.6 *
ASIAN 70.0 320
FILIPINO 64.2 95
HISPANIC 44.9 1,572
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 16
WHITE 56.8 808

*: 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

61.2% N=1,708
Gender Rate N
Female 65.2 762
Male 58.5 909
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 68.9 810
20-24 60.0 463
25-39 52.1 315
40 OR OVER 37.5 120
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 55.6 54
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 62.5 *
ASIAN 60.2 226
FILIPINO 66.7 57
HISPANIC 65.7 642
PACIFIC ISLANDER 60.0 *
WHITE 59.5 513

*: 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

+30.0% N=771
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Accounting 45.3% 144
Business Management 35.3% 143
Computer Information Systems 13.6% 99
Administration of Justice 44.7% 70
Manufacturing and Industrial Technology 27.4% 57
Radio and Television 64.8% 44
Drafting Technology 16.7% 41
Construction Crafts Technology 27.1% 38
Fashion 38.2% 31
Paralegal 25.2% 31

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 25.8% 304
Male 35.9% 452
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 122.1% 55
20-24 57.4% 307
25-39 19.6% 308
40 OR OVER 10.3% 101
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 16.4% 24
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0% *
ASIAN 34.8% 97
FILIPINO 35.8% 27
HISPANIC 34.7% 352
PACIFIC ISLANDER 1.4% *
WHITE 29.5% 214

*: 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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