2018 Student Success Scorecard

Rio Hondo College

Rio Hondo College is one of the top community colleges in the state for underrepresented minorities who transfer to University of California campuses. Designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Rio Hondo College was named among the top 25 community colleges for Hispanic students nationwide. The College enrolls approximately 18,000 students each semester, offering 24 associate degrees for transfer that guarantee admission to California State Universities, a four-year bachelor’s degree in automotive technology, 50 associate degrees, and 60 certificates. The College is also noted for its Pathway to Law School Program, state-of-the-art career training programs, and for its student-centered services for Veterans, Dreamers, single parents, foster youth, and more. Rio Hondo College campuses include the main campus, conveniently located in Whittier near the intersection of the Pomona (60) and San Gabriel River (605) freeways, and off-site centers including South Whittier Educational Center, El Monte Educational Center, Rio Hondo Educational Center at Pico Rivera, and the Santa Fe Springs Fire Academy.

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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
28,797

Gender Rate
Female 43.3%
Male 55.5%
Unknown 1.2%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 26.0%
20 to 24 years old 31.5%
25 to 39 years old 29.5%
40 or more years old 13.0%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 6.4%
Filipino 1.2%
Hispanic 74.2%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
White 8.4%
Two or more Races 1.0%
Unknown 6.3%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 12,758.6
Credit Sections 4,104
Non-Credit Sections 153
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 67.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 56.7%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 560:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students27,41626,57527,74928,02928,797
Gender
Female43.6%42.4%41.7%43.0%43.3%
Male55.8%55.6%55.9%55.6%55.5%
Unknown0.6%2.0%2.3%1.4%1.2%
Age
Less than 20 years old26.0%23.4%24.0%25.3%26.0%
20 to 24 years old33.5%34.4%33.8%33.3%31.5%
25 to 39 years old27.1%28.0%27.8%28.8%29.5%
40 or more years old13.3%14.3%14.4%12.6%13.0%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American2.2%2.4%2.5%2.4%2.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.2%0.3%0.2%0.3%0.2%
Asian8.1%7.2%6.6%6.3%6.4%
Filipino1.4%1.4%1.3%1.2%1.2%
Hispanic67.2%70.0%71.8%73.6%74.2%
Pacific Islander0.1%0.2%0.2%0.2%0.2%
White10.2%9.9%9.4%8.6%8.4%
Two or more Races0.8%0.8%0.9%0.9%1.0%
Unknown9.7%7.8%7.1%6.5%6.3%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students12,608.512,721.112,574.812,905.912,758.6
Credit Sections3,3743,4673,7403,9674,104
Non-Credit Sections401407360158153
Median Credit Section Size3029272726
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty68.1%68.8%68.6%68.6%67.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**56.9%*56.6%*56.4%*56.7%*
Student Counseling Ratio905:1973:1759:1671:1560:1
 
* 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

31.2% N=2,766
Gender Rate N
Female 32.1 1,402
Male 30.3 1,352
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 35.0 1,658
20-24 25.7 692
25-39 26.9 323
40 OR OVER 18.3 93
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 18.9 37
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 40.0 *
ASIAN 56.6 136
FILIPINO 46.7 15
HISPANIC 29.7 2,417
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 35.7 112

Remedial English

48.4%
N=1,513
Gender Rate N
Female 52.2 740
Male 44.8 764
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.5 1,039
20-24 43.9 321
25-39 42.3 123
40 OR OVER 46.7 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.5 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 69.6 92
FILIPINO 66.7 12
HISPANIC 47.2 1,337
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 41.9 43

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

58.5%
N=1,114
Gender Rate N
Female 62.8 592
Male 53.6 513
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 64.4 702
20-24 47.9 257
25-39 54.2 118
40 OR OVER 35.1 37
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 30.0 10
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 72.0 82
FILIPINO 71.4 *
HISPANIC 57.7 972
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 68.0 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 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
  4.7% N=1,351 13.9% N=1,351
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 3.7 698 14.3 698
Male 5.5 634 13.1 634
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 5.3 1,103 14.5 1,103
20-24 2.5 157 10.8 157
25-39 1.3 80 10.0 80
40 OR OVER 9.1 11 27.3 11
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 11 0.0 11
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 24.3 70 45.7 70
FILIPINO 0.0 * 0.0 *
HISPANIC 3.5 1,206 12.2 1,206
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 * 50.0 *
WHITE 5.1 39 10.3 39

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  37.4% N=1,351 53.9% N=1,351
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 39.3 698 57.6 698
Male 34.9 634 49.4 634
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 38.9 1,103 55.1 1,103
20-24 31.2 157 43.9 157
25-39 30.0 80 58.8 80
40 OR OVER 27.3 11 36.4 11
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.3 11 45.5 11
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 0.0 *
ASIAN 51.4 70 68.6 70
FILIPINO 77.8 * 77.8 *
HISPANIC 36.2 1,206 52.9 1,206
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 * 100.0 *
WHITE 38.5 39 53.8 39

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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

78.0% N=346
Gender Rate N
Female 78.6 145
Male 77.8 198
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.7 316
20-24 58.3 24
25-39 60.0 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 81.4 59
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 78.0 245
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 80.0 20

Persistence Unprepared For College

77.8%
N=1,998
Gender Rate N
Female 76.9 996
Male 78.5 988
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.9 1,705
20-24 70.7 191
25-39 71.2 *
40 OR OVER 75.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 45.5 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 91.7 132
FILIPINO 65.0 *
HISPANIC 77.2 1,735
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 77.3 75

Persistence Overall

77.8%
N=2,344
Gender Rate N
Female 77.1 1,141
Male 78.4 1,186
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.0 2,021
20-24 69.3 215
25-39 70.5 78
40 OR OVER 76.7 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.9 17
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 88.5 191
FILIPINO 70.8 24
HISPANIC 77.3 1,980
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 77.9 95

*: 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

73.4% N=346
Gender Rate N
Female 74.5 145
Male 72.7 198
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.0 316
20-24 50.0 24
25-39 80.0 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 89.8 59
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 68.2 245
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 80.0 20

30 Units Unprepared For College

65.1%
N=1,998
Gender Rate N
Female 66.2 996
Male 63.9 988
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.2 1,705
20-24 56.5 191
25-39 57.5 *
40 OR OVER 75.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 45.5 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 84.1 132
FILIPINO 75.0 *
HISPANIC 63.7 1,735
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 65.3 75

30 Units Overall

66.3%
N=2,344
Gender Rate N
Female 67.2 1,141
Male 65.3 1,186
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.6 2,021
20-24 55.8 215
25-39 59.0 78
40 OR OVER 76.7 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.9 17
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 85.9 191
FILIPINO 79.2 24
HISPANIC 64.2 1,980
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 68.4 95

*: 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

60.4% N=346
Gender Rate N
Female 64.8 145
Male 57.1 198
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.0 316
20-24 37.5 24
25-39 20.0 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 16.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 78.0 59
FILIPINO 75.0 *
HISPANIC 58.8 245
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 40.0 20

Persistence Unprepared For College

35.2%
N=1,998
Gender Rate N
Female 36.5 996
Male 33.8 988
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 36.2 1,705
20-24 26.7 191
25-39 32.9 *
40 OR OVER 41.4 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 36.4 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 59.8 132
FILIPINO 45.0 *
HISPANIC 32.7 1,735
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 45.3 75

Persistence Overall

39.0%
N=2,344
Gender Rate N
Female 40.1 1,141
Male 37.7 1,186
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 40.4 2,021
20-24 27.9 215
25-39 32.1 78
40 OR OVER 40.0 30
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 29.4 17
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 65.4 191
FILIPINO 50.0 24
HISPANIC 36.0 1,980
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 44.2 95

*: 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

50.8% N=1,860
Gender Rate N
Female 59.5 703
Male 45.6 1,148
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 57.6 582
20-24 54.2 655
25-39 40.8 503
40 OR OVER 40.8 120
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 44.4 45
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 67.1 207
FILIPINO 50.0 28
HISPANIC 52.1 1,185
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 42.9 268

*: 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

7.3% N=165
Gender Rate N
Female 6.6 122
Male 9.8 41
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 42.9 *
20-24 21.1 19
25-39 3.2 63
40 OR OVER 3.9 76
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 33.3 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 33.3 15
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 3.7 134
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 16.7 *

*: 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

+26.9% N=1,275
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Administration of Justice 19.8% 340
Carpentry 27.8% 278
Fire Technology 39.6% 203
Accounting 31.1% 67
Construction Crafts Technology 24.4% 64
Child Development/Early Care and Education 45.8% 58
Information Technology, General 32.9% 52
Emergency Medical Services 105.1% 41
Mill and Cabinet Work 45.5% 39
Drafting Technology 36.8% 36

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 32.4% 298
Male 25.9% 959
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 153.2% 53
20-24 62.8% 391
25-39 22.5% 599
40 OR OVER 10.6% 232
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 12.0% 63
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 15.7% *
ASIAN 19.0% 78
FILIPINO 22.6% 22
HISPANIC 35.4% 771
PACIFIC ISLANDER 28.8% *
WHITE 18.8% 210

*: 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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